Home Guard among two killed, 2 hurt in multi-truck collision in Bhadrak

Bhadrak: Two people were killed and two were critically injured in an accident involving four trucks near Charampa railway over bridge on NH-16 in Bhadrak district on Thursday morning.

One of the deceased has been identified as Akshaya Upadra, a Home Guard of the Transport Department. Another deceased has been identified as a truck driver.

The injured two truck drivers have been shifted to the Bhadrak District Headquarters Hospital (DHH).

According to reports, when the RTO officials were conducting routine checking near Charampa railway over bridge at around 6.30 am today, Upadra tried to intercept a truck going towards Balasore from Cuttack.

In the meantime, a speeding truck ran over Upadra and another person following which three other trucks hit each other from behind injuring two other persons.

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