Bargarh: In a tragic incident, at least three persons died and 25 other were injured on Friday as a mini truck overturned near Kushnipuri village on Bargarh-Sambalpur road here. While one of them died on the spot, the rest two succumbed to their injuries on the way to hospital.
However, 22 injured persons were admitted at Bargarh hospital for treatment. Besides, five critically injured persons out of the 22 were shifted to VSS Medical College and Hospital later and another three persons were admitted at Barpalli hospital for medical assistance.
The passengers traveling in the bus were opera artists belonging to Sadhupali village under Bijepur block in Bargarh district.