Six killed in road accident near Balasore
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Last Updated: Wednesday, October 12, 2011, 15:12
Balasore: At least six persons were killed and four injured when a jeep in which they were travelling rammed into a truck on National Highway-5 near Bhagia, 50 km from here today.

The jeep was carrying about ten people from Udala and Kaptipada in Mayurbhanj district to Puri, Sub-divisional Police Officer (SDPO) (Balasore Sadar), Kailash Parida said.

While five persons died on the spot, another succumbed to injuries at Bhadrak hospital.

The injured were admitted to Bhadrakh hospital and two of them with serious injuries were shifted to SCB Medical College, Cuttack.

Five of the deceased were identified as S Panda (50), her husband N Panda (58), Hrusikesh Parida (19), Jasbant Tendi (20), Manoranjan Behera (25).


First Published: Wednesday, October 12, 2011, 15:12

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