Bhubaneswar: As many as 16 persons were injured, five of them critically, as a bus, in which they were travelling hit by a truck at Trishalpur in Bhadrak district early this morning.
The injured were rushed to the Bhadrak District Headquarters Hospital.
According to reports, a private bus named “Dolphin” carrying tourists was returning to West Bengal from Puri when the mishap occurred. The injured are hail from Medinapur area of West Bengal.
Police have reached the spot and started investigation.