Authorities said that a mechanical failure caused the truck to hit a retaining wall on a curve before crashing into a pedestrian bridge, leading the cargo container to detach and overturn on the asphalt.
These are the images of a goods-laden truck which overturned near Nayagarh on Khordha-Balangir road.
Bhubaneswar: A truck carrying LPG cylinders overturned at Bamphakuda near Phulnakhara on the National Highway No 5 between Cuttack and Bhubaneswar on Saturday. According to reports, the truck was on…
Cuttack: At least 13 artistes of a Jatra (orchestra) troupe sustained injuries after the truck in which they were travelling overturned near Barabati pond on old Cuttack-Sambalpur road. According to reports, the truck skidded off the road when its driver was trying to evade a motorcyclist on the road. Odisha Fire Services Personnel and local […]
Sonepur: Innovating a new funda of looting people, some miscreants pelted stones at a truck and later looted the driver after the vehicle overturned near Anganadi bridge on Bargarh-Borigumma NH-26 in Sonepur district last night. The driver identified as one Krishna Kumar of Mirzapur district in Uttar Pradesh sustained grievous injuries during the incident. He […]
Gajapati: At least three persons were killed after a 10-wheeler truck skidded off road and fell into Badapur Ghat under R.Udaygiri police limits of Gajapati district today. It is suspected that the mishap occurred after the driver lost control of the steering wheel following which the truck fell down 100-ft from the cliff. The truck […]
Balasore/Dhenkanal: At least four persons were killed while 13 others sustained critical injuries in separate road accidents in Balasore, Deogarh and Dhenkanal districts of Odisha. As per police sources, two people died and another sustained injuries when the motor-cycle they were riding was hit by an unidentified vehicle near Naharpatna on NH-60 under Balasore Sadar […]
Koraput: A rice-laden truck overturned on National Highway-26 at Salurghat in Andhra Pradesh along the Odisha border in the wee hours today. Following the incident, hundreds of vehicles were stranded on the highway for close to three hours. According to sources, the incident took place at around 3 am today when the overloaded truck lost […]
Kendrapara: Two persons were killed while another sustained critical injuries when a mini truck turned turtle near the Superintendent of Police (SP) office on Cuttack-Chandbali road on Sunday night. The deceased have been identified as mini truck’s driver Ramesh Swain of Balipada and Pabitra Sutar of Pattamundai area. Sources said the onion-laden mini truck was […]
Gajapati: Nine persons were killed and seven others sustained grievous injuries after a brick-laden truck overturned near Luhajhar ghati in Gumma block of Paralakhemundi in Gajapati district on Tuesday. According to reports, the mishap occurred after the driver of the truck lost control and the vehicle fell into a 50-ft gorge below. The truck was […]
Dhenkanal: Tension prevailed in Nilakanthapur village under Bhuban Tehsil of Dhenkanal district today after a cattle-laden truck overturned near Baji Rout bridge today, killing a cow and injuring around 15 other cattle. Three persons, including the truck driver, were also injured in the mishap. Irate locals have blocked the Bhuban-Dhenkanal road in protest. As per […]
Sambalpur: Two school children died and two others sustained critical injuries when a truck overturned and fell on them on NH-55 near Rairakhol in Sambalpur district today. Sources said the incident occurred at around 10.45 am, when the kids were returning from school and a pipe-laden truck turned turtle and fell on them. While two […]
Bhawanipatna: A truck laden with iron plates overturned at Ambapani Ghat in Kalahandi district, killing six persons and injuring four others, today. The injured persons were admitted to Koksara hospital and two were later shifted to District Headquarter Hospital (DHH) in Bhawanipatna as their condition deteriorated. The deceased included two women and four men. All […]