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Tag: Road Accident

road accident
Road mishaps claim three lives in Odisha

Mayurbhanj/Cuttack: Three persons were killed and three others injured in two separate road accidents in Cuttack and Mayurbhanj district today. In Mayurbhanj district, two persons died after a car in which they were travelling rammed into a stationary truck at Kalama Square under Baisinga police limits. Three others sustained severe injuries and they have been […]

2 killed in road mishap on NH-18 in Mayurbhanj

Baripada: In a tragic incident, two persons including a woman were killed and three injured when a car in which they were travelling rammed into truck from behind near Kalama Chhak on NH-18 under Baisinga police limits this morning. The grievously injured car passengers were immediately rushed to the Baisinga hospital for treatment and later shifted […]

Balasore accident: ASI killed after being hit by truck in Jaleswar

Jaleswar: In a tragic incident, an Assistant Sub-inspector was killed when a truck hit him from behind while he was on duty at Haladipada Bypass here, in Balasore district, on Monday night. The deceased has been identified as ASI Kuanra Majhi. According to reports, when police staff along with the ASI of Basta police station […]

Two killed in road mishap on Kathjodi bridge

Cuttack: Two persons were killed in a major road accident on the Kathjodi bridge here this morning. The deceased are yet to be identified. According to reports, while the two persons were riding on a bike, a vehicle hit their bike killing them on the spot. Getting information, police rushed to the spot, sent the dead bodies […]

Jajpur accident
1 killed, 3 injured as dumper hits pick-up van

Bhubaneswar: In a tragic incident, a man standing on the roadside was killed while three others were injured when a dumper crashed into a pick-up van at Chandikhole in Jajpur district on Monday. According to reports, the dumper crashed into the pick-up van from the rear on Paradeep-Duburi road here. Sanjay Sahu of Subhadrapur village, […]

2 killed, 4 critically hurt in road mishap in Salipur

Salipur: In a saddening case, two persons lost their lives and four were critically injured when a marriage party vehicle collided head-on with a stationary truck near Bhatapada in Salipur of Cuttack late last night. The mishap occurred when the deceased, identified as Pramod Palei and Debasish Ray of Dikhsitpada village in Asureshwara, along with […]

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Cop thrashed by irate mob after youth’s death

Nayagarh: Tension ran high at Bahada Chhak in Nayagarh district today when some angry villagers thrashed a cop while protesting the death of a person in a road accident. According to sources, the villagers were staging a road blockade on the Khandapada-Bhapur road alleging death of one Prabin Das in a road mishap during police […]

Newspaper hawker dies in road mishap; locals block NH  

Sundargarh:  Villagers of Kutra  in Sundargarh district today blocked National Highway 10 protesting death of a person in a road accident this morning. Sources said a newspaper hawker was run over by a speedy 10 wheeler truck near the Kutra bus stand on the Sambalpur-Rourkela NH-10 during the wee hours today. The deceased was identified […]

Two bikers die, 1 injured in road mishap in Umerkote

Umerkote/Malkangiri: In a saddening incident, two bikers were killed and one was injured after their two-wheeler hit a roadside tree late last night in Umerkote. The person riding pillion on the two-wheeler has sustained grievous injuries and admitted to a nearby hospital. He was later shifted to a Visakhapatnam-based hospital after his condition worsened. The […]

Rourkela accident: CM announces Rs 2L ex-gratia for kin of deceased

  Rourkela: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh each for the family of the four students killed in the tragic road mishap in Sundargarh district today. Besides, the state government will bear the medical expenses of the students who were also injured in the accident. Meanwhile, concerns have again been […]

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Two killed, 19 injured in separate road accidents in Odisha

Sundergarh/Mayurbhanj: Two persons were killed while 19 others were severely injured in separate road accidents in Odisha on Friday. In Sundergarh, one person was killed and four others were severely injured when a barat party vehicle toppled over at Kinjirikela under Badgaon police limits. In another incident, a pick up van overturned injuring 9 persons at […]

Kendrapara accident
Two persons killed, one injured in a road accident

Kendrapara: A 62-year-old man and his 35-year-old son died and two other injured today as the car in which they were travelling skidded off the road and turned turtle at Aanlabanka junction on the Paradip-Daitary Expressway, about 12 km from here. Akuli Sahu and his son Pramod Sahu succumbed to their injuries at the hospital, […]

mayurbhanj accident
Five killed in separate road accidents in Odisha

Baripada/Sundergarh: Five persons were killed and four others seriously injured in two separate road accidents in Mayurbhanj and Sundergarh districts on Monday. Three persons died after a scooter collided head on with a car near Bankaban square near Amarda Road  in Mayurbhanj district late last night. The deceased have been identified as Gopal Krushna Das, […]

Dead- Death-Dies
Woman killed, husband injured as truck hits motor-cycle

Kendrapara: A woman was killed and her husband critically injured when their motor-cycle was hit by a truck on Cuttack-Chandballi state highway near here today, police said. The mishap took place near Jantilo inspection bungalow junction near here when the woman, identified as Kanaklata Sethy (38) was pillion riding and the truck rammed the bike, […]

khurda accident
Six dead in three separate road accidents in Odisha

Khurda/Sambalpur/Bhadrak: Six persons were killed in at least three separate road accidents at different places in the state on Wednesday. In Khurda, a father-son duo was killed after a bus hit their bike from behind at Siko Bazaar. Aggrieved over the incident, locals staged a protest and later ransacked the Siko police outpost. In a […]

Dead- Death-Dies
Sarpanch candidate dies

Sambalpur: A Sarpanch candidate in fray for the three-tier panchayat elections, Mani Pradhan, 35, and his supporter, Sudheer Patel, 40, died in a road accident. The incident took place last night when Pradhan was returning from campaigning in a bike which hit a tree at village Patrapali under the Kuchinda police limit. He was contesting […]

OUAT Student death
OUAT student death: Eye witness claims arrested man not driver

Bhubaneswar: In a startling revelation, an eye witness of the car accident in which an OUAT student was killed, claimed today that the person arrested by the police is not the one who was driving the vehicle when the accident occurred. Moreover, the eye witness also revealed that there were two persons inside the vehicle […]

Ouat Student death
Police notice to BJD MLA’s kin over OUAT student death

Bhubaneswar: Hours after the students of OUAT staged road blockade at Siripur square here demanding action in connection with a road accident which led to the death of a student, Police carried out raid at Siddharth Construction which owns the mishap causing vehicle and examined the papers of the car. A notice was also served […]

Three students killed in road mishap

Paralakhemundi: People of Narayanpur village in Gajapati district are in a state of shock following the tragic death of three students who died in a road accident this afternoon. According to reports, three students of Narayanpur High School—Ricky Bhuhan (Class X), Rohit Pradhan (Class IX) and Niranjan Lima (Class IX)—had gone to Gandahati waterfall on […]

Nilagiri Tension
Tension erupts in Nilagiri after boy dies in road accident

Balasore: Tension erupted in Santaragadia in Nilagiri area of Balasore district following the death of boy after being hit by a truck this morning. Following the incident, irate locals stated a road blockade demanding compensation for the kin of the deceased. They also set the truck on fire and vandalised a nearby liquor shop. “The […]

One dies in accident; Kalahandi villagers block road

Bhawanipatna: Vehicular movement on Bhawanipatna-Dharmagarh highway in Kalahandi district was disrupted today as locals staged a road blockade protesting death of a person in a road accident at Kashibahal last night. The angry locals staged the road blockade by keeping the dead body on the road. They demanding adequate compensation for the family members of […]

One dies in accident; locals torch oil tanker in Bhuban

Dhenkanal: Tension ran high in Bhuban area of Dhenkanal district last night as some angry locals torched an oil tanker that had caused an accident leading to the death of a youth in evening. Sources said an oil tanker had dashed a motorcycle at Palas Pithia under Bhubana police limits in Dhenkanal district last evening. […]

Berhampur accident
Couple killed in bike-truck collision

Berhampur: A man and his wife were killed when the motorbike on which they were travelling collided with a truck near Pathurinala under Khallikote police station limit in Ganjam district today, police said. The deceased, identified as M.Pradip (46) and his wife M.Susmita Subudhi (45) of Talasara village, were going towards Bhejiput when they met […]

Two women among 4 killed in road accident

Jajpur: In a tragic incident, four persons, including two women were killed when a car hit a stationary truck from behind at Jarka in Jajpur district during the wee hours today. The identities of the deceased are yet to be identified. Sources said the car that was going towards Bhubaneswar from West Bengal dashed against […]

Two killed as truck overturns at Taptapani

Mohana: Two persons were killed while another injured when a truck laden with corns overturned at Taptapani Ghati here in Ganjam district today. The driver of the truck is among the deceased. Sources said the truck, which was going towards Berhampur from Chandragiri, turned turtle as its driver lost control over the vehicle. The injured […]

30 injured as picnic bus hits truck

Athagarh: Over 30 persons were injured when a picnic bus carrying them hit a hyva truck at Khuntuni Bazaar in Cuttack district in the wee hours today. Condition of five of them is stated to be critical. All injured belong to Motalibandha village under Balianta police limits in Khurdha district. All the injured were admitted […]

Two Youths die as bike collides with truck

Bhadrak: Two youths were killed in a road accident at Charampa in Bhadrak district last night. The deceased were identified as Sanjay Kumar Goswami and Ajay Samal. The accident occurred when their bike collided with a truck. Some locals rescued the two in critical condition and admitted them to the district headquarters hospital (DHH). The […]

Petrol Pump owner killed in road accident

Rourkela: A petrol pump owner was killed in a road accident on NH-143 near Darjing under Lahunipara police station in Sundargarh district this morning. The deceased was identified as Lal Mohan Mahali. When Lal Mohan was going to the petrol pump on his bike at around 8 AM, a 10 wheeler iron-laden truck going towards […]

21 injured as bus collides with truck in Balasore

Balasore: At least 21 persons were injured, two of them critically, when a passenger bus had head-on collision with a truck on NH-60 at Mirigi Mundi Chhak under Rupsa police limits in Balasore district today. The driver of the truck is also among the injured persons, who were admitted to the Balasore hospital. The incident […]

Man killed in road accident in Athagarh

Athagarh: A person was killed when the bike he was riding on collided with a dumper near a petrol pump on Ansupa road under Athagarh police station in Cuttack district this morning. The person died on the spot. However, the identity of the deceased is yet to be ascertained. The Athagarh police sent the body […]

SBI branch manager dies in bike-truck collision

Konark: The branch manager of State Bank of India (SBI) Nayahat branch died in a road accident at Nimapara Dolabedi Chhak in Puri district today. The deceased was identified as houdhury Harihar Gajendra Mohapatra of Nuagaon. The incident occurred when the bike he was riding on had a head-on collision with a speeding truck. Harihar, […]

Two killed as van hits tree in Sambalpur

Sambalpur: Two persons died when a van they were travelling in dashed against a roadside tree at Gargadbahal village under Jujumura police limits on NH-55 in Sambalpur district today. The accident occurred on the Sambalpur-Redhakhol national highway. One of the deceased is the driver of the van. Later, police reached the spot and started investigation […]

Two die, 2 hurt as car hits tree in Kalahandi

Bhawanipatna: Two persons of a family died while another two sustained critical injuries as the car they were travelling in dashed against a tree on NH-26 near Chancher under Kesinga police station in Kalahandi district late on Sunday night. The deceased were identified as Basanti Suna (56) and her 10-year-old granddaughter Prabhasini Suna. A couple […]

Two die, one hurt as bike falls off bridge at Baripada

Baripada: In a tragic incident, two persons died and another sustained injury when a motorcycle fell off a bridge near Munsibandh under Sadar police station this morning. The deceased identified as Ranjan Behera and Rahul Mukhi of Tulsi Chaura area. The incident took place when the two were returning to Anlapada on the bike and […]

9 persons killed in separate accidents in Odisha

Bhubaneswar/ Berhampur/ Khurda/ Nayagarh: As many as 9 persons were killed in Odisha is separate road accidents. Four from a family were killed in Gosani Nuagaon in Berhampur after a bus hit a motorbike from behind. According to sources, Santosh Gouda of Banthapalli Kachadapalli village was travelling on his motorcycle along with his family members […]

Man dies in road accident in Angul

Angul: A person died in a road accident at Phuljhari under the Chhendipada police station in Angul district today. The deceased was identified as Gurubari Nayak Phuljhari village. He died after being hit by a Tata Ace. Angry over the situation, locals staged a road blockade demanding compensation for the family members of the diseased. […]

Angul Bus Mishap: Govt forms three-member probe committee

Angul: With the death of six passengers in a tragic road accident near Tukuda in Angul district this afternoon, the district administration, acting on the directive of the state government, formed a three-member committee to probe into the incident. Making an announcement to this effect in the media in the evening, Angul Collector Anil Kumar […]

Actor Amlan Das injured in road accident

Cuttack: Ollywood actor and renowned actor Mihir Das’ son Amlan Das was seriously injured in a road accident in Cuttack late on Monday night. Two other people, who were in the car, were also injured in the accident. The two others were his driver and a friend. The incident took place when the actor was […]

Odia pilgrim among three killed in Nashik road mishap

Mumbai: An Odia pilgrim among three died and 36 Odia pilgrims injured, 15 of them seriously, in a tragic road accident in Nashik district in Maharashtra on Friday night. According to reports, a tourist bus, bearing registration number MH-17-BD-5155, was on the way to Shirdi carrying 39 Odia pilgrims belonging to Dharmasala block in Jajpur […]

One dies, 20 hurt in Boudh road accident  

Boudh: One person was killed and 20 injured when a bus collided with a speedy truck on the NH-224 at Harekrushnapur Chhak in Boudh district late on Monday night. While the injured persons were admitted to the Puruna Katak hospital, five seriously-injured were later transferred to the VSS Medical College and Hospital in Burla. All […]