Dhenkanal: As many as 15 people sustained injuries after the bus they were travelling in dashed into a roadside tree at Bhuban Balijhati area in Dhenkanal district on Saturday.
According to sources, a private bus named ‘Shakti’ carrying around 30 passengers was headed towards Bhuban when the driver lost control over the wheels and dashed the vehicle into a roadside tree. On spotting the incident, locals rushed to the spot and rescued the passengers.
The injured persons were later admitted to Bhuban Community Health Centre (CHC).
On intimation, police reached the spot and launched a probe into the incident, added sources.