Bhubaneswar: One person was killed and seven others sustained critical injuries in a series of accidents occurred at Gudakata under Rourkela Kutra area in Sundargrh district this morning.
According to reports, low visibility due to dense fog was the main reason behind the series of accidents. As many as 11 vehicles met accidents at around 5.30 am.
The deceased was identified as a driver of a truck. The body was still in the truck cabin. Police are trying to recover the body by cutting the door with help of a gas cutter. All the injured have been admitted to the Kutra hospital and are stated to be out of danger.