Keonjhar: A person was killed on the spot and six others injured one of them critically, after an auto-rickshaw in which they were travelling collided with an ambulance at Jamunanda chhak in Keonjhar district today.
The deceased was identified as Shyam Sundar Ho.
The injured persons were admitted to Anandapur hospital. A woman who was critically injured in the mishap has been shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack.
According to sources, the mishap took place the auto-rickshaw was on its way to Thakuramunda from Kathakata. An ambulance hit the auto-rickshaw from front. As a result, Shyam died on the spot.