At least six persons sustained injuries, none of them critical, after a truck rammed into multiple roadside shops at Kantapalli Chhak under Burla in Sambalpur district on Sunday.
The incident took place at around 6 am when the shops were closed and the staffs resting inside. The driver of the truck suspectedly slept at wheels to lose control over the vehicle and ended up driving into the shops.
Though six persons sustained injuries in the mishap they woke up to save their lives immediately, says report.
Police have seized the truck which was en-route to Kolkata from Raipur and detained the driver.
Further investigation is underway into the case.