Cuttack: One person died while two others sustained grievous injuries after a private bus in which they were travelling in rammed a roadside truck near Salepur in Cuttack district last night.
The deceased hailed from Sunabeda area in Koraput district.
According to sources, the accident occurred when the private bus was heading to Koraput from Bhubaneswar. The bus driver lost control over the wheels and the vehicle hit the truck parked along the road killing one person on the spot.
The injured passengers were rescued from the ill-fated bus and were rushed to the nearby hospital by the locals.
On being informed, police reached the spot and seized the vehicle.