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Odisha: 4 Killed, 5 Injured As Bus Slams Into Car On NH 55

24 December 2019

Diptanshu Dash

Angul: Three women of a family with the car’s driver were killed when a night coach bus slammed in the car they were travelling in. The accident occurred at early Tuesday morning at Gurundu on NH 55 in Angul district.

As per reports, a family of 9 from Chhattisgarh were on their way to Puri when a night coach bus named ‘Susheel’ rammed into the car at about 2 am today. Three women of the family and the driver were killed on the spot.

Eyewitnesses to the accident immediately informed the police. Upon arrival, the Police rushed the five injured to Angul District Headquarter Hospital. Four of them, including an 11-year-old, were deemed to be in a critical condition and hence were sent to SCB Medical College and Hospital, Cuttack; informed Angul CDMO.

Angul Additional Collector arrived at Angul DHH to inquire about the condition of the injured.

Additional Collector, Angul

CDMO, Angul

One of the Injured