Baripada, Dec 10: At least 30 passengers were injured as a private-run bus overturned near Hatibari under Rairangpur police limits in Odisha’s Mayurbhanj district on Thursday.
Of the injured, as many as ten people were stated to be critical, when the last reports came in.
As per reports, a private bus, named as Appu bearing Regd No: OD 11 A 0078, was heading towards Baripada from Rairangpur. It was reportedly carrying more than 50 passengers.
The driver of the vehicle lost control of the wheels following which the vehicle skidded off the road and overturned in the roadside field this afternoon.
On being informed, the fire brigadiers reached the spot and rescued the injured with the help of the locals and rushed them to Rairangpur sub-divisional hospital for their treatment.
Meanwhile, Rairangpur police started a probe into the matter.