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Tag: Road Accident

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 […]

Nabarangpur ASP dies in road accident

Berhampur: In a tragic incident, Nabarangpur ASP Ashok Kumar was killed in a road accident at Icchapur near Berhampur late on Wednesday night. While the cop died on the spot the driver of the vehicle sustained serious injuries and was admitted to the MKCG Medical College and Hospital at Berhampur. Sources said ASP Nayak was […]

Hurtling Along the Road to Death

By Sandeep Sahu As a society, we don’t really value lives – especially if they belong to the poor and the ordinary. If we did, all hell should have broken loose after the ghastly mishap in the Gailo ghat in Deogarh on April 17 this year, which claimed 27 lives. The spine-chilling mishap should have […]

30 injured as bus overturns in Boudh

Boudh: At least 30 persons were injured when a private bus overturned at Masinapada Chhak on the NH-57 near Manamunda in Boudh district late on Thursday night. The bus overturned and fell off a bridge after the driver of the bus that was going to Diptipur in Bargarh district from Bhubaneswar lost control of the […]

Six students, woman hurt in road mishap

Malkangiri: Six school students and a woman were injured in a road accident near MV-126 village under Kalimela police limits in Malkangiri district this morning. Reports said an auto-rickshaw was on its way to a school carrying six students and a woman when the driver lost control of the vehicle on a ghat road near […]

Balianta accident
Student among 3 killed in car-truck collision

Bhubaneswar: In a deadly road accident, three persons, including a student, were killed at Anantpur near Balianta in Khurda district today. Another person who was seriously injured in the accident has been shifted to Cuttack hospital. According to sources, the accident occurred when a car on its way from nearby Sailo village dashed against a […]

Pregnant woman killed in Ambulance accident

Phulbani: A pregnant woman was killed when an Ambulance met with an accident near Shankarakhola in Phulbani. According to sources, five others were also injured in the accident. An Asha worker was also among the injured. The deceased has been identified as Kumuduni. Kumuduni was being brought to the hospital from Raikia. As per the […]

Film producer Kusha Patnaik dies in road accident

Bhubaneswar: It was a black Thursday for Ollywood industry with two incidents that left many in a state of shock. Hardly had the industry recovered from the news of the arrest of comedian Tatwa Prakash Satapathy aka Papu Pom Pom in a case of sexual abuse of a minor girl when it got another shocker […]

Newborn among two killed in road mishap

Berhampur: A newborn baby was among two persons killed when an ambulance van carrying them collided head-on with an oil tanker on Bada Ghat road under Khallikote police limits in the wee hours today. Reports said a baby boy was born to Laxman Reddy of Kainchapur village at Ganjam government hospital yesterday. But as the […]

Khurda Brahmagiri Accident
Couple killed, son critical in road accident

Khurda: A couple was killed and their son was seriously injured when a fuel tanker hit the bike in which they were travelling near Baghamari this morning. The deceased have been identified as Rasananda Jena of Kapasia village and his wife Manjulata. The mishap took place when the family members were on the way to […]

2 die, 5 injured as mini truck falls off bridge

Balangir: Two persons were killed and five others sustained grievous injuries when a mini truck in which they were traveling in fell off a bridge on NH-26 in the wee hours of Monday.

Pregnant lady among 4 killed in two accidents

Angul/ Nuapara: As many as four persons, including a pregnant woman, lost their lives in separate road accidents on Saturday. A pregnant woman was among two persons killed near Komna when a pick-up van hit a Bolero vehicle. According to sources, the pick-up van was carrying the pregnant lady to the hospital when the ill-fated […]

One killed, Seven injured in road accident at Dharmagarh

Bhawanipatna: In a tragic incident, one person was killed and seven person sustained critical injuries a when a Tata Sumo in which they were travelling lost control and faced an accident near Saradhapur area on Limser-Choriagarh road in Rayagada in the district. According to sources the incident took place when 13 members of two families […]

Khurda: Child dies, 20 injured as bus overturns

Khurda: A child died while as many as 20 persons were injured when a passenger bus overturned at Baghamari in Khurda on Monday morning. According to sources, a private bus was coming from Nabarangpur towards Bhubaneswar. All the injured have been admitted to Khurda Hospital. Police and fire tender officials have rushed to the spot […]

Two killed in road accident

Kamakhyanagar: Two persons were killed in a road accident near Parjang under Kamakhyanagar sub division in Dhenkanal district late on Tuesday night. Reports said a coal laden truck was on its way toward Pallahara from Talcher when it collided head-on with a speeding truck carrying plastic bottles from the opposite direction at Rangathali Chhak near […]

6 killed as Puri-bound SUV turns turtle in Jajpur

In a major road accident, six persons were killed and two more injured as a SUV overturned near Neulapur square in Dharmasala in Jajpur district on Thursday

30 injured, 5 critical in accident near Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: As many as 30 persons were injured, five of them critically, after a truck rammed into three busses at Tamando Chhak on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar. All the injured have been shifted to various hospitals in the city. The accident occurred near the Tamando Flyover at around 4 AM this morning. A bus named […]

Home guard dies in road accident; irate locals block road

Soro: Angry over the death of a person in a road accident near Khantapara Police outpost in Soro, locals here staged a road blockade and locked up the police outpost demanding compensation for the victims. Tension surfaced after a home guard was killed and a constable was seriously injured as a truck rammed into a […]

4 tourists killed, 5 injured in road accident

Bhadrak: In a deadly road mishap, four persons were killed and five critically injured when the tourist vehicle lost control and collided with a bridge near Chingudipur square in Bhadrak today morning. According to sources, three persons died on the spot while another person was declared dead in the hospital. Meanwhile, the five injured persons […]

4 dead, 1 critically injured in road accident in Bargarh

As many as four were killed and one critically injured when a car crashed into a roadside tree at Pipalamunda square today