Jharsuguda: Around five person including three women got injured when a mini passenger bus Maruti Travel (OR – 23 A 4115) they were travelling in met with an accident near Laxmi Narayan College on NH 49 on Saturday evening.

As many as 25 passengers were aboard when the front wheels of the bus came off.

The injured were immediately shifted to the Dist. Headquarter Hospital. They were identified as Rajesh Bagh (19) resident of Sodamal, Padma Jaipuriya (24), Chandrakanti Jaipuriya (55) of Samasingha, Ranjit Kuanwar (16) of Lakhanpur, Smt. Sanghamitra Patel (24) of Sodamal. However, the police said none of the injured was critical and they were sent home after giving the first aid treatment.