Balasore: At least two persons in a 108 ambulance sustained injuries after the vehicle rammed into a tree near the Bhalukasuni area in Balasore district.
According to sources, the mishap occurred today morning while the emergency vehicle was en route to Jamuna area in order to pick a patient. However, the driver of the vehicle lost control over the steering suddenly and the vehicle hit a roadside tree. Two ambulance staffers sustained minor injuries.
Though the exact circumstances, that led to the accident are yet to be ascertained, it is suspected that the mishap occurred as the tyres of the vehicle burst, sources said.