The driver of the truck was reportedly died on the spot. His identity was not ascertained till the report was filed.
As per reports, both the vehicles were travelling on the same route of the NH as the road work was underway.
The migrant workers, who were travelling in the bus from Kerala to reach their homes in Cuttack and Kendrapara districts of Odisha, sustained minor injuries in the accident.
After getting information, Tangi police reached the spot and rescued the migrant workers and rushed them to a nearby hospital.
The police also seized both the vehicles, retrieved the body of the truck driver for autopsy and initiated a probe into the matter.
Later, the police and the local administration arranged another bus to send the migrant workers to their respective destinations.