Balasore: At least three persons were killed and 10 others were injured in a road mishap after the tourist vehicle they were travelling in dashed into a truck near Shergarh petrol pump in Balasore district.
According to sources, the accident occurred in the wee hours on Sunday when nearly 25 people from Balisahi area in Puri were en route to visit several tourist places including Devkund in Mayurbhanj district in the vehicle.
While the passengers Puri at around 12:30 AM, the tourist vehicle rammed into a truck near Shergarh petrol pump in the wee hours today.
The injured were immediately admitted to Balasore district headquarters hospital where doctors declared three to be “dead”. The health condition of the other injured persons is stated to be critical, sources said.