21 January 2020
Sambalpur: In a tragic incident, today early morning a truck ran over makeshift shops which resulted in four people’s death and another four were critically injured.
The makeshift shops were part of the Dhanu Jatra festival being held at Paramanapur under Sasan police limits.
As per reports, the impact killed three on the spot and another succumbed to injuries while on the way to Veer Surendra Sai Institute Of Medical Science And Research (VIMSAR), Burla. The four who are critical are under treatment.
The deceased have been identified as Md Sayat (40), Md Teyat (35), Md Danish (22) and Waqar Aalam (30). Prima facie evidence suggests that three of the four deceased are of a family. The truck has been seized and a probe is underway.