Balasore: Moving Truck Catches Fire On NH-16

Balasore: A moving truck caught fire at Jamujhadi on the National Highway-16 in Balasore district late on Wednesday night.

According to reports, the truck carrying household goods of a lawyer was moving from Baripada in Mayurbhanj district to Bhubaneswar when it suddenly caught fire near Tarini Chhak at Jamujhadi on the NH-16.

A short circuit is being suspected as the cause of the fire.

On receiving information, the fire services personnel reached the place and doused the fire. However, all the goods loaded in the truck were reduced to ashes in the fire.