Tag: Accident

Child falls off train, father jumps out to save her; both die
Child falls off train, father jumps out to save her; both die

The family was sitting near the door because the train was overcrowded and they could not get seats.

  • Monday, 14 November 2022
‘IT IS BMC CONSPIRACY’
Tension In Daruthenga After BMC’s Truck Crushes Cyclist To Death | Bhubaneswar | Odisha

Tension flared up at Daruthenga village on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar after a local resident was crushed to death by a garbage-carrying vehicle on Sunday. In protest, hundreds of residents blocked the road connecting Cuttack and Khordha for long hours.

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  • Monday, 31 October 2022
Tension grips Daruthenga after BMC’s truck crushes cyclist to death 
Tension grips Daruthenga after BMC’s truck crushes cyclist to death 

As the news broke, hundreds of people came onto the road and staged a blockade, demanding a permanent solution to the problem.  

  • Sunday, 30 October 2022
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Four killed, 42 injured in expressway accident in UP

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed the district officials to ensure proper assistance and treatment to all injured persons.

  • Sunday, 23 October 2022
18 killed in Pakistan bus fire
18 killed in Pakistan bus fire

The passenger bus was on its way from Karachi to the Khairpur Nathan Shah area of the Dadu district.

  • Thursday, 13 October 2022
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10 injured as buses collide on Pamban bridge in TN's Ramanathapuram

The Ramanathapuram police said that they have registered a case and are conducting an investigation into the accident.

  • Wednesday, 12 October 2022
76 killed in Nigeria boat capsize
76 killed in Nigeria boat capsize

The passenger boat carrying 85 people capsized in the state's Ogbaru area, following rising floods in that area, according to the statement.

  • Monday, 10 October 2022
 5 killed, 13 hurt on Bandra-Worli Sea Link in 5 vehicles accident
Dussehra tragedy: 5 killed, 13 hurt on Bandra-Worli Sea Link in 5 vehicles accident

Besides the fatalities another 13 persons including the toll post staffers were also hurt

  • Wednesday, 05 October 2022
Tractor VS Mercedes
Oops! Tractor Splits Into Two After Collision With Mercedes Car

Oops! Tractor Splits Into Two After Collision With Mercedes Car

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  • Sunday, 02 October 2022
Kanpur Tractor Trolley Mishap
26 killed as tractor-trolley falls into pond in UP's Kanpur

The incident occurred in the evening near Bhadeuna village located within the Saar police station limits, a senior official said.

  • Saturday, 01 October 2022
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Car Crash In Bhubaneswar Airport Area; 4 Injured

A car collided with a road divider near the Bhubaneswar airport road at such a high speed that went airborne and landed more than 30 feet away from the spot. The mishap occurred on Monday night (Sept 12).

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  • Wednesday, 14 September 2022
When god guards, death averts: Terrible accidents that prove the phrase correct #Watch
When god guards, death averts: Terrible accidents that prove the phrase correct #Watch

Several such videos can be found on the internet that shows such great escapes. Such videos will force you to think, 'No one can hurt you when god is your saviour'.

  • Sunday, 04 September 2022
New twist in Jajpur mishap; truck driver intentionally mowed down scooter killing woman, her daughte
Twist in Jajpur mishap; truck driver intentionally mowed down woman, her daughter: Police

According to sources, the police took suo-moto cognizance into the case and arrested the truck driver. 

  • Thursday, 04 August 2022
4 die, 1 injured as bike collides head-on with truck in Nuapada 
4 die, 1 injured as bike collides head-on with truck in Nuapada 

While the identities of the deceased and the injured persons are yet to be ascertained, the woman is believed to be the mother of the child. 

  • Monday, 04 July 2022
Kullu accident: PM announces ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh each for next of kin of those killed
Kullu mishap: PM announces Rs2L each for next of kin of those killed

A private bus fell into a gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district on Monday, leaving 16 people, including some school children, dead, a senior official said.

  • Monday, 04 July 2022
Youth charred to death, 3 hurt in separate late night accidents in Bhubaneswar 
Youth charred to death, 3 hurt in separate late night accidents in Bhubaneswar 

In the first freak incident, a youth along with his bike was found to have charred on the flyover. 

  • Monday, 27 June 2022
RPF SAVES LIFE
WATCH: RPF Jawan Saves Passenger Who Slipped While Boarding Moving Train

A tragedy was averted on Saturday at the Bhatapara railway station in Chhattisgarh. While attempting to board a moving train, a passenger slipped and nearly fell into the gap between train and platform. Upon losing his footing, he grabbed the train’s door handle but ended up being dragged by the moving train. Fortunately, he was pulled to safety by an alert RPF personnel.

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  • Monday, 20 June 2022
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8 tourists stuck in cable car in Himachal; Rescue operation underway

The cable car of resort Timber Trail, located on the Chandigarh-Shimla national highway, in Solan district is stranded mid-air for over an hour.

  • Monday, 20 June 2022
9 dead, several injured in separate road mishaps in Odisha 
9 dead, several injured in separate road mishaps in Odisha 

In Sambalpur district, three people were killed and four others suffered injuries after the auto rickshaw they were travelling in collided with an oil tanker near Tabalakata square on National Highway 49 under Kuchinda block.

  • Monday, 06 June 2022
Class 9 girl student returning home from tuition dies in accident
Class 9 girl student returning home from tuition dies in accident

As per reports, she was returning home after attending tuition class when the mishap occurred. She died on the spot.

  • Monday, 06 June 2022
Bolangir series accident: Survivors allege murder bid over land dispute
Bolangir series accident: Survivors allege murder bid over land dispute

According to injured Sonu Nayak, he had seen the mini truck which rammed into the bike near his house in the morning. He was chased by the vehicle later. His brother was the target of murder. However, they narrowly escaped the accident. Sonu attributed the attack to past enmity over a land dispute.

  • Sunday, 22 May 2022
12 labourers killed in wall collapse at factory in Gujarat
12 labourers killed in wall collapse at factory in Gujarat

The tragic incident took place at Sagar Salt factory situated inside the Halvad industrial area, said state Labour and Employment Minister and local MLA Brijesh Merja.

  • Wednesday, 18 May 2022
Pickup Van Overturns Killing 2
4 killed, over 10 injured in separate road mishaps in Odisha

As per reports, the van was enroute Barshikona village from Sindhipadar under Thuamul Rampur block when the driver lost control over the wheels and the vehicle overturned on the ghat.

  • Tuesday, 17 May 2022
Three dead, one hurt as bikes collide in Keonjhar
Three dead, one hurt as bikes collide in Keonjhar

The deceased were identified as Trilochan Mahanta of Ambuapada village, Ramakant Nayak of Sorasakela village and Sunil Dash of Rudhiapada village. 

  • Tuesday, 03 May 2022
Hapless Son Watched as Father was Swept Away By Sneaker Wave In Puri Sea
Hapless son watched as father was swept away by sneaker wave in Puri sea

The man identified as Bansidhar Behera from Balasore has been missing since then. Life guards have been pressed into action and the search operation is currently on.

  • Saturday, 16 April 2022
4 Critically Injured In Firecracker Blast In Pipili
4 Critically Injured In Firecracker Blast In Pipili

Sources said ‘Dola Melana’ or ‘Radha-Krishna Melana’ utsav is celebrated in a grand way in the area every year during Dola Purnima. Attractive fireworks are demonstrated during the procession of the Melana. This time things did not go as planned, resulting in the mishap, sources added.

  • Friday, 18 March 2022
Odisha Govt Employee Causes Series Of Accidents In Bhubaneswar, Held
Odisha Govt Employee Causes Series Of Accidents In Bhubaneswar, Held

The rogue driver has been identified as Narendranath Munda, who is employed with the Steel and Mines Department of Odisha government.

  • Thursday, 03 March 2022
13 Killed After Falling Into Well In UP's Kushinagar At Marriage Function
13 Killed After Falling Into Well In UP's Kushinagar At Marriage Function

The incident took place when women and girls were standing by the railing around the well and the iron mesh gave way.

  • Thursday, 17 February 2022
Road Accidents Kill 4738 In Odisha In 2020, Fatality Rate Higher Than National Average 
Road Accidents Kill 4738 In Odisha In 2020, Fatality Rate Higher Than National Average 

In Odisha, the fatality rate (death per 100 accidents) is 48 compared to the national average of 36, according to the data shared by the State Transport Department. 

  • Thursday, 23 December 2021
Nine Killed As RTC Bus Falls Into Stream In Andhra
Nine Killed As RTC Bus Falls Into Stream In Andhra

The bus with 47 passengers onboard from Velurupadu was on its way to Jangareddygudem. About a dozen passengers were injured and shifted to hospital.

  • Wednesday, 15 December 2021
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4 killed, more than 30 injured in separate road mishaps in Odisha

Sundergarh: As many as four persons killed while more than 30 injured in separate road mishaps in different parts across Odisha on Thursday. A car carrying five persons rammed into a truck from behind near Anantpur under Salepur block in Cuttack district, killing three including a woman on the spot. Another person succumbed while undergoing […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
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Four die in separate road mishaps across Odisha

Khurda/Dharmagarh: As many as four persons died in separate road mishaps across the State late last night. Two people were killed in a gruesome accident when a car they were travelling in fell off a bridge near Talakheta in Jatani. According to reports, the mishap occurred when three persons including the driver were returning in […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
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One killed, 7 missing after boat capsizes in Mahanadi

Kendrapara: One person was killed while seven others went missing after a boat capsized in Mahanadi river mouth near Nipania in Kendrapara today evening. According to sources, the boat was reportedly ferrying picnickers who were returning from Hukitola Lighthouse to Kujang area of Paradip. As per latest reports, Fire tenders have reached the spot and […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
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Truck loaded with gas cylinders falls off bridge

Mayurbhanj: A truck loaded with gas cylinders fell off a bridge near Bishoi police station at Rairangpur in Mayurbhanj today. Following the accident, the driver of the truck sustained critical injuries. According to sources, the truck on its way to Baripada from Jamshedpur, lost balance and fell off the bridge. On getting information, a team […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
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3 killed, 5 injured in road accident in Jagatsinghpur

Jagatsinghpur: Three persons were killed and five others suffered serious injuries in a road accident near Pathuriaguda on Cuttack-Paradip road today. The incident took place when a speeding car collided with a scooter. According to sources, three persons on the scooter died on the spot while the four-wheeler overturned following the incident. Five passengers including […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Over 30 injured in bus-truck collision in Khurda

Khurda: More than 30 passengers were injured in a collision between bus and a truck near Godipada toll gate under Jankia police limits in Khurda district late on Saturday night. The bus was carrying picnickers from Bhadrak to Tara Tarini and other tourist destinations in Ganjam, official sources said. Following the mishap, the injured were […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
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More than 15 passengers injured as bus turns turtle

Dhenkanal: More than 15 persons were injured after a bus carrying domestic tourists met with an accident near Khairamunda Chhak under Parjang police limits in the district in the wee hours today. As per reports, there were nearly 45 tourists in the bus going towards Angul after picnicking in Balasore. However, the mishap occurred when […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
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One killed, several injured in road mishap in Balasore

Balasore: One person was killed and eight persons sustained injuries in a road mishap near Basta-Haldipada bypass on National Highway-60 in the district today morning. While the injured were initially rushed to the Balasore Medical College and Hospital, later four of them were shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack after their condition […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
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30 injured in bus accident in Nayagarh

Nayagarh: At least 30 persons were injured while one person suffered critical injuries in a bus accident near Akurabandh chhak under Gania police limits in Nayagarh today morning. As per reports, the mishap took place after the tourist bus, travelling from Chhattisgarh to Cuttack lost its balance and rammed into a roadside tree. Subsequently, after […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
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20 injured after truck rams into bus in Bargarh

Bargarh: As many as 20 persons were injured after a speeding truck rammed into a bus near Pararapat temple at Barahagoda of the district on Thursday evening. The mishap took place when the bus en route to Sambalpur had just left the Barahagoda bus stand. All the injured have been admitted to the Bargarh district […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
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