Bhubaneswar: In a tragic mishap, two OSAP Jawans were killed and 23 others sustained injuries as a van, in which they were travelling, was hit by a truck at Belpahar in Jharsuguda district early this morning.
All the injured were first rushed to the Belpahar hospital. However, four of them were shifted to the Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research as their condition deteriorated.
According to reports, 25 OSAP personnel were going on a duty when a speeding truck hit theivvan at around 7 am. The van got damaged and turned turtle. Police along with locals rescued the security personnel and rushed them to the hospital.