Sambalpur, Nov 8: Four wheels of a coach of Jharsuguda -Sambalpur MEMU Passenger Special train got off track near Sarala reportedly after hitting a buffalo in the evening hours on Wednesday.
The incident took place at around 6.25 pm when the passenger train was coming from Jharsuguda to Sambalpur. However, no one was injured in the incident.
Railway officials said that one line has been blocked due to the mishap and it will take around two hours for restoration of the line.
“Divisional Railway Manager, Sambalpur and his team have reached the spot and restoration work is going on. Accident Relief Train consisting relief materials for track restoration has also reached the spot along with medical equipment,” said an official.