Nabarangpur: Two persons were killed while several others sustained injuries after a bus overturned near Papadahandi in Nabarangpur district today.
According to sources, a bus named JK carrying around 40 passengers was en route to Chandahandi from Jeypore when suddenly a cow came across the vehicle. As a result, the driver of the bus lost balance and the vehicle overturned.
Following the incident, two people were killed after being trapped under the bus, while 32 passengers suffered injuries.
On being informed, police reached the spot and rescued the victims trapped inside the vehicle. They are reportedly being shifted to district headquarters hospital.