Patient, 3 others critical after ambulance turns turtle on NH-16

Bhadrak: An onboard patient and 3 other persons were critically injured after an ambulance carrying them turned turtle on NH-16 near Chinguripur Chhak in Bhadrak today.

The driver of the ambulance is absconding after the incident.

According to sources, the ambulance lost its balance while making way for a truck passing-by. The ambulance was transferring a patient from West-Bengal to Cuttack, when the mishap occurred.

All the critically injured persons in the incident have been admitted to Bhadrak hospital.

The injured persons are residents of Midnapore in West Bengal, informed sources.