Tag: Accident

Air Force officer dies in accident
Air Force officer dies in accident while repairing aircraft in Hyderabad

Corporal-rank officer Harveer Choudhary was repairing a U-736 Kiran Aircraft when the seat of the Aircraft suddenly ejected causing him a head injury.

  • Sunday, 04 February 2024
Gajapati Accident: Vehicle was engaged for VK Pandian's security
Man’s death in Gajapati: Vehicle involved in accident was engaged for VK Pandian’s security, says Congress

Senior Congress leader Bijay Patnaik said that it was the responsibility of the person for whom the vehicle was engaged to meet and provide compensation to the family of the youth who died in the accident.

  • Wednesday, 24 January 2024
3 bikers run over by speeding truck in Odisha’s Bhadrak
3 bikers run over by speeding truck in Odisha’s Bhadrak

A case has been registered in this connection and a manhunt was launched to nab the absconding truck driver.

  • Sunday, 21 January 2024
One dead, another critical in fog-induced accident in Odisha
One dead, another critical in fog-induced accident in Odisha

One person was killed and another critically injured after their bike hit a pole due to poor visibility caused by dense fog at Khandiagiri village of Pipili in Puri district in the wee hours of Wednesday. 

  • Wednesday, 10 January 2024
Bus Accident In Ganjam
Head-on collision between two buses in Ganjam leaves one dead, 10 hurt

It is alleged that the driver of the second bus was driving under the influence of alcohol. However, a detailed investigation can throw light on the exact cause of the mishap.

  • Saturday, 06 January 2024
Minor boy’s death in road mishap: Tension erupts again in Sambalpur; locals block road demanding com
Minor boy’s death in road mishap: Tension erupts again in Sambalpur; locals block road demanding compensation 

The agitating people laid the body on the road and staged a demonstration demanding Rs 50 lakh compensation to the next of kin. Protestors also demanded that the operation of the heavy vehicles should be prohibited inside the city after 6 pm.

  • Thursday, 04 January 2024
Truck Caches Fire On Bangiriposhi Ghat
Two trucks catch fire after plunging from Bangiriposhi ghat, drivers charred to death

Following the mishap, the oil tanker caught fire charring the driver to death. The charred body of the other driver was found crushed below the container truck.

  • Thursday, 04 January 2024
Hyva truck 'kills 2' in Sonepur, angry locals 'vandalise police van'
Hyva truck 'kills 2' in Sonepur, angry locals 'vandalise police van'

With palpable tension prevailing at the spot, a tussle was reported between the police and the public, prompting a mild lathi charge by police to disperse the mob. 

  • Tuesday, 02 January 2024
Odisha tourists get stuck in dam after makeshift raft breaks 
Odisha tourists get stuck in dam after makeshift raft breaks 

Over 15 tourists were stranded in the middle of a dam in Balasore district on Monday after a makeshift bamboo raft they were being ferried on fell to pieces. 

  • Monday, 01 January 2024
Two persons killed, four others critical in separate road accidents in Odisha 
Two persons killed, four others critical in separate road accidents in Odisha 

Tragedy struck several families on the last day of 2023 as two persons killed and four reported critical in separate road accidents in Odisha. 

  • Sunday, 31 December 2023
Police van meets with accident
Police van meets with accident at Bangiriposhi ghati, 10 personnel injured

All the injured have been rushed to Bangiriposhi hospital. Around 20 police personnel were travelling in the vehicle when the accident occured. 

  • Monday, 18 December 2023
2 injured after being 'hit by ambulance' inside Odisha hospital premises 
2 injured after being 'hit by ambulance' inside Odisha hospital premises 

A woman and her sick one-and-a-half-year-old nephew suffered critical injuries after an ambulance allegedly hit them inside the new district headquarters hospital at Gelpur in Bhadrak on Sunday.

  • Sunday, 17 December 2023
Body of accident victim exhumed from grave for insurance claim in Odisha
Body of accident victim exhumed from grave for insurance claim in Odisha

Prahllad Nayak, a resident of Purunapani died in an accident on December 7. Police were clueless about the death. The family members of the deceased brought the body from the hospital and later buried it. The post-mortem of the body was not conducted.

  • Sunday, 10 December 2023
Two youths knocked down by bus in Odisha’s Kalahandi
Two youths knocked down by bus in Odisha’s Kalahandi

As per reports, Kari and Jagannath were going on a bike from Junagarh to their village. As they neared Chilakpur under Junagarh police limits, a private bus coming from Kalampur towards Cuttack hit the bike from the rear. The two died on the spot. 

  • Monday, 04 December 2023
Tractor overturned near Patrapur area in Ganjam
2 dead, 6 critical after tractor overturns in Odisha’s Ganjam

Two persons were killed while six others were critically injured after a tractor in which they were travelling in overturned in Ganjam district on Tuesday. 

  • Tuesday, 21 November 2023
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