03 January 2020
Bhadrak: Two persons were killed and twenty others were critically injured after a head-on collision between a truck and a bus near Banta Chhak on NH-16 in Bhadrak district in the wee hours.
The injured were admitted to Bhadrak DHH for treatment. Later they were shifted to SCB medical college and hospital. The passengers were on way to Bhadrak Railway Station to return to their homes from Dhamnagar after attending a festival.
According to the report, fire service personnel rushed to the spot and launched a rescue operation.
The exact reason behind the accident is yet to be ascertained.