Jajpur: At least 25 persons were injured following a head on collision between a private passenger bus and a goods-laden truck near Khairi traffic junction on the National Highway no-5 under Badachana police station jurisdiction of Jajpur district.
The road accident occurred during wee hours today. Reckless driving on part of the driver of the truck resulted in the mishap.
The injured persons were shifted to nearby community health centre. They are stated to be out of danger, police said.