Jharsuguda : More than 12 person including the bus helper were injured when the passenger bus Sailendri which had left from Jharsuguda at around 7.45 p.m. evening from Jharsuguda Bus Stand , for Brajrajnagar had tumbled off the road near the IB river bridge.
According to the injured passengers , the bus driver had tried to avoid the dumper which was standing near the road, due to which it tumbled off the road and plunged down near by. Due to which several passenger which were travelling towards Brajrajnagar had received head injuries and bone fractures.
The victims were immediately rushed to the Jharsuguda Dist. Hospital for treatment.
Raj Kumari Rout (40) resident of Kultapada , Brajrajnagar , Sahadat Sekh (25) of Beheramal, Jharsuguda, Sima Dash (18) ,Sankar Das (47) and Samir Chouhan (25) of Gajapathinagar, Brajranagar, Susimani Barik (63) and Ram Das Barik (67) of Mahendragali , Brajrajnagar, Premlata Dash of Brajrangar, Aruna Chhatriya (50)of Hari Om B and Ajaya Naik (20) , the truck helper of Purnabasti. Jai krushna Sahoo (30) and Pratima Sahoo of Lamtibahal,Brajrajnagar.