Balasore: Several people were injured in a head-on collision between a truck and bus in Nilagiri of Balasore district on Wednesday.
According to sources, a private bus was on its way from Balasore this morning when it collided head-on with a speeding truck near Telipal Ashram school. Following the collision, the bus dashed into a roadside tree injuring the passengers onboard.
Soon after the incident, locals rushed to the spot and rescued the injured persons from the ill-fated vehicle. Reportedly, the injured persons are undergoing treatment at the nearby hospital.
This is an initial report. Further details awaited.