Jajpur: A woman was killed and two others sustained critical injuries in a road accident here at Dala Chhak in Jajpur road police limits in Odisha on Wednesday, late night.
The incident happened when a truck collided with an ambulance carrying the woman and her eight-month baby to the hospital. The driver somehow lost control over the vehicle and went off the road to hit a truck parked on the roadside.
While the woman died on the spot, the baby and driver were admitted to the Jajpur Road Hospital critically injured.
After receiving information, local police reached the site and took the body for post mortem.
An investigation has been initiated in the case while the injured have been referred to SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack.