Boudh, Feb 8: In a miraculous save for half a hundred passengers, only four of them sustained injuries after a bus overturned after hitting an electric pole near Khuntabandha here on Monday.
As per the report, the ill-fated bus namely ‘Moonlight’ (Registration Number-OD 02 BJ 8943) was en-route to Bhubaneswar from Bhawanipatna in the wee hours today when the mishap took place.
After the driver of the bus lost control over the wheels due to rash driving it skidded off the road to hit an electric pole and overturned.
Boudh Police rushed to the spot and sent the injured passengers for treatment to Boudh District Headquarters Hospital (DHH).
Later, the remaining passengers were sent to their destination in another bus, says report.