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Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bargarh, Jan 3:

A moving truck caught fire after coming in contact with electric wire at Bhatli road in Bargarh district of Odisha this afternoon.

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According to reports, while the truck loaded with snacks was on the way to unload the consignment at delivery point, it caught fire midway on Bhatli road after a low lying live wire touched the vehicle.

The driver of the truck sustained critical injuries in the incident and was admitted to the district headquarters hospital.

On being informed, fire tenders from Bargarh rushed to the spot and doused the flames.