Tag: Road Accident

Three bikers killed after being hit by car in Odisha’s Nayagarh 
Three bikers killed after being hit by car in Odisha’s Nayagarh 

In a tragic road mishap, three persons were killed after the bike they were on had a head-on collision with a car at Subalaya Square under Dasapalla Police limits of Nayagarh district on Saturday. 

  • Saturday, 25 November 2023
Hit & run: 2 killed, 1 critical as speeding car runs them over in Odisha’s Ganjam
Hit & run: 2 killed, 1 critical as speeding car runs them over in Odisha’s Ganjam

All three were rushed to the local hospital where two were declared brought dead. The condition of the injured person is stated to be critical during the filing of this report.

  • Wednesday, 22 November 2023
Bhubaneswar traffic police in action mode, over 90 vehicles seized  
Bhubaneswar traffic police in action mode, over 90 vehicles seized  

After a long gap, the Commissionerate Police has once again launched a drive against violations including driving or riding on the wrong side, re-modeling vehicle exhausts to create noise more than the permissible limits, etc. 

  • Saturday, 18 November 2023
3 killed in Angul road accident
3 killed, 1 critical after being hit by speeding truck in Angul

As per initial reports, all the deceased were traveling in a bus that was en route to Bhubaneswar from Sundargarh district. The passengers had reportedly got down from the bus after it developed a flat tyre.

  • Friday, 17 November 2023
15 passengers killed, over 20 injured as bus plunges into gorge in J&K, death toll likely to rise
30 passengers killed as bus plunges into gorge in J&K, death toll likely to rise

At least 40 passengers were inside the bus when it plunged into the Chenab River gorge, sources said.

  • Wednesday, 15 November 2023
Two dead, pregnant woman critical in road mishap in Odisha’s Jajpur 
Two dead, pregnant woman critical in road mishap in Odisha’s Jajpur 

From the AADHAR cards found at the accident spot, it was learned that they were residents of the Sana Biruahan Hata Sahi area. 

  • Thursday, 09 November 2023
Range Rover Accident
Range Rover-bike accident in Bhubaneswar: Police silent as influential people involved, alleges victim’s brother

It is pertinent to mention here that a controversy has erupted over the road accident. The Commissionerate Police also came under questioning from various quarters after it issued a press release about the accident mentioning a different registration number of the vehicle.

  • Friday, 03 November 2023
15 road accident deaths reported daily in Odisha
15 road accident deaths reported daily in Odisha

As per the report, a total of 5,467 people died in road accidents in Odisha in 2022, registering an increase of 7.6 percent as compared to 2021. 

  • Tuesday, 31 October 2023
Road accident annual report 2022
Road accidents, fatalities register rise across India in 2022: Overspeeding, wrong side driving major factors

During 2022, fatal accidents that took place on National Highways increased to 55,571 as compared to 50,953 fatal accidents in 2021, registering an increase of 9.1 percent.

  • Tuesday, 31 October 2023
Road Accident
Twelve from Andhra Pradesh killed in road accident in Karnataka, 2 critical

According to police, two others were injured in the incident and are undergoing treatment at a hospital where their condition is stated to be critical.

  • Thursday, 26 October 2023
Truck-bolero collision claims 2 lives, leaves 2 others critical in Bolangir
Truck-bolero collision claims 2 lives, leaves 2 others critical in Bolangir

The intensity of the collision was so severe that both the vehicles were badly mangled.

  • Monday, 16 October 2023
3 Class 10 students among 4 dead in separate road mishaps in Odisha 
3 Class 10 students among 4 dead in separate road mishaps in Odisha 

The accident in Cuttack district claimed three lives. While the identities of the deceased are yet to be ascertained, they all are known to be Class 10 students. 

  • Saturday, 14 October 2023
Nepal tourists inured in road mishap in Soro
On their way to Puri, 21 devotees from Nepal injured in tragic road mishap in Soro

As per initial reports, around 60 passengers from Nepal were travelling in the tourist bus which was on its way to Puri.

  • Sunday, 08 October 2023
Two injured in car-bike collision in Bhubaneswar, biker critical  
Two injured in car-bike collision in Bhubaneswar, biker critical  

According to eyewitnesses, the bike rider was taking a U-turn near Utkal Hospital when a speeding car hit him from behind. The car dragged the biker for at least 100 meters. 

  • Monday, 02 October 2023
Bhubaneswar hit-and-run victim identified, body handed over to family 
Bhubaneswar hit-and-run victim identified, body handed over to family 

Four days after the incident, the police identified the deceased and handed over the body to Dinabandhu’s wife. 

  • Monday, 02 October 2023
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