Truck carrying Jatra artists truck in Odisha, 13 injured

Cuttack: At least 13 cast members of the Jatra (orchestra) suffered injuries after the truck overturned near the Barabati pond on the old Cuttack-Sambalpur route.
According to reports, the truck slipped off the road when its driver was trying to take out a motorcycle rider on the road. Personnel from Odisha Fire Service and local police rescued the injured and admitted to Atagarh Hospital.
The condition of seven people is stated to be critical and sources said that if their condition worsens, they will be shifted to Cuttack Hospital.
After the accident, the traffic on the old Cuttack-Sambalpur road had an adverse impact on traffic.

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