As per reports, the bus, carrying around 40 passengers of a marriage party from Rourkela, was on its way to Dhenkikote in the district when the driver lost control over the wheels at the ghat road following which the vehicle overturned.
One person reportedly died on the spot in the accident. The identity of the deceased was not revealed till the report was filed.
On being informed, Telkoi police and fire brigades reached the spot and rescued the injured persons with the help of the locals.
The injured persons were rushed to the Community Health Centre in Telkoi for their treatment.
Meanwhile, Telkoi police seized the bus and started a probe into the matter.