Odisha: One die when Rajdhani hits a van

Last Updated: Sunday, March 11, 2012 - 21:43

Bhubaneswar: One person was killed and
another seriously injured on Sunday when New Delhi-Bhubaneswar
Rajdhani Express hit a van at an unmanned level crossing in
Odisha`s Cuttack district.

The accident occurred this afternoon between Jajpur
Road and Cuttack, an official of East Coast Railway (ECoR)
said.

The train movement in one of the two lines of the busy
Howrah-Chennai route remained affected for about four hours as
Rajdhani Express was stranded, railway sources said.

The victim was the driver of the van, which was
mangled under the impact of the collision.

The injured was admitted to a hospital, sources said.

PTI



First Published: Sunday, March 11, 2012 - 21:43

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