At around 3 to 4 am today, Surendra along with his wife and three relatives was on his way from Berhampur in Ganjam district to Rourkela in Sundargarh district when the driver lost control over the vehicle which rammed into a roadside tree.
The death toll in the head-on collision between a double-decker bus and a loader ferrying factory workers on the Kanpur-Allahabad highway has climbed to 17, officials said on Wednesday.
You can't escape certain things. Death is one of them. In a tragic incident, a man bringing his wife’s dead body from hospital to their village, was killed in a road mishap near Jhulenbar under Patnagarh Police Limits on Wednesday (June 2).
Vehicular movement on the route was disrupted for several hours after a tree uprooted and fell in the middle of the road following the accident forcing hundreds of vehicles stranded on both sides of the road.
My good friend Chitta Ranjan recently landed in hospital and had a steel rod inserted into his left leg. Doctors treating him say he may never be able to drive…
Rayagada: As many as 10 passengers sustained injuries after a bus in which they were traveling overturned at Mukundpur ghat in Rayagada district late last night. As per reports, seven…
Jajpur: A couple was killed while their eight-year-old daughter was critically injured after a motorcycle they were riding was hit by a speeding truck near Neulpur on NH-16 under Dharmasala…
Bhubaneswar: Holi celebrations turned tragic for some people in Odisha on Monday with deaths of two persons including a minor in drowning while four others were killed in separate road mishaps. The drowning cases were reported from Sonepur and Keonjhar district while the road accidents that claimed four lives took place in Dhenkanal and Sambalpur […]
Bhawanipatna/Keonjhar: Four persons including a five-year-old baby girl died in two separate road accidents in Kalahandi and Keonjhar districts on Thursday. As per reports, three persons including a five-year-old girl lost their lives after a bike they were riding collided head-on with a bus at Dangariguda square under Golamunda police limits near Dharmagarh. Though the […]
Sambalpur: Three persons were killed while one sustained critical injuries after their motorbikes, they were riding were hit by an unknown truck in Bareipali area of Sambalpur district late on Tuesday night. The deceased persons have been identified as the residents of Hirakud area in the district. The injured has been admitted to Veer Surendra […]
Cuttack: At least three persons were killed and three others sustained critical injuries in a tragic road mishap near Bandalo toll gate under Tangi police limits in Cuttack district in the wee hours of Saturday. The ambulance carrying five persons from Midnapore in West Bengal was reportedly on its way to SCB Medical College and […]
Rayagada/Bolangir: At least one person was killed while nine others got critically inured after the bus they were traveling in overturned near Bethiapada area under Bisam Katak police limits in Rayagada district on Saturday. The injured passengers have been admitted to Rayagada hospital. As per reports, the bus was en-route to Jeypore from Cuttack when […]
Kalahandi: As many as two persons were critically injured while several others sustained minor injuries as the bus they were travelling in overturned at Amapani ghat in Kalahandi district. The private bus carrying around 40 passengers was reportedly en-route to Malkangiri from Bhubaneswar when it met with the accident critically injuring a passenger and the […]
Sundergarh: At least two persons were killed while twenty other passengers injured after the minibus they were travelling in overturned near Balu Ghat in Rourkela on Sunday. The bus was en-route to Rourkela from Lathikata. The mishap occurred after the vehicle hit the road divider, sources said. Following the incident, one person died on the […]
Phulbani: More than 25 passengers sustained injuries after a bus they were travelling in overturned while crossing Gadiapada ghat near Phulbani of Kandhamal district late Thursday night. The incident took place at around 12 AM. The private bus ‘Raja’ was enroute to Bhubaneswar from Tikabali of the district when the driver of the vehicle lost […]
Nuapada: Two members of a marriage party were killed and six others sustained critical injuries in a major road mishap near Timanpur in Nuapada district on late Friday night. The accident occurred when a group of people were returning after attending a marriage function in Haladimunda village in the district. Sources said at least eight […]
Baripada: At least 25 passengers were injured after a private bus overturned near Hatibari under Rairangpur rural police limits on Thursday. Sources said as many as ten passengers have suffered critical injuries during the mishap. After getting information about the mishap, local fire department dispatched its teams who along with the locals rescued the passengers […]
Nayagarh: In a tragic incident, at least six persons including two women were killed after being run over by a speeding dumper near Sharankul area of Nayagarh district on Tuesday. Five persons were killed on the spot while another person died while undergoing treatment at the hospital, sources said. The incident occurred when the driver […]
Sambalpur: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Nitesh Ganga Deb had a close shave as he narrowly escaped in what could have turned a fatal road accident while he was returning from Sambalpur on Thursday night. According to sources, the mishap took place at around 9:45 PM yesterday when a truck reportedly hit the MP’s car […]
Rourkela: Tension ran high at the Labour Tenament area under Raghunathpali police station here following the death of a two-year-old boy in a road mishap on Wednesday night. The boy who was run over by a speeding car died on way to hospital, sources said. According to reports, the mishap took place when some children […]
Bolangir: Two guns were found in possession of a motorcyclist after he met with an accident near Phatabahal square on Bolangir-Kusang road on Monday. As per reports, locals found an injured youth lying unconscious near Phatabahal square after he met with an accident. However, upon close inspection, the locals found two guns in the possession […]
Keonjhar: At least two persons were killed in a head-on collision involving two trucks on the National Highway-20 in Biragobindapru chhak in Anandapur here today. Sources said the truck drivers have died in the mishap, however, their identification is yet to be ascertained. Both of them reportedly died on the spot. Ghasipura Police has recovered […]
Boudh: At least two persons were killed while 25 others sustained injuries after a bus they were travelling in rammed into an SUV at Kiakata Chhak on the border of Boudh-Angul late Sunday night. The two deceased have been identified as the drivers of the bus and the SUV. Eight of the 25 persons, who […]
Bhubaneswar: Odisha has witnessed a steep decline in fatal accident cases in the first half of 2020 compared to the same period last year. According to a report released by the State Transport Authority (STA) today, road accidents in Odisha declined 30 per cent between January and July, 2020. As per STA data, 5125 accidents […]
Bhubaneswar: At least six persons were killed while 20 others sustained multiple injuries in separate road mishaps reported from different parts of Odisha on Tuesday. In Mayurbhanj, three persons lost their lives after being crushed under the wheels of a speeding truck. The trio was reportedly travelling in a two wheeler when a trawler hit […]