Ten killed in jeep-truck collision in Orissa

June 9th, 2009 - 11:10 pm ICT by ANI  

Mayurbhanj (Orissa), June 9 (ANI): At least ten people, including two women, were killed in a road mishap which took place in Orissa’s Mayurbhanj district on Tuesday.

The tragic incident occurred when a jeep carrying these people collided with a truck in Bangiriposi area of district here.

According to police, the accident occurred near Kumbharamundakata, 25 kilometres from Baripada, on National Highway-5. The jeep was on its way to Jharpokhria from Baripada.

All passengers of the jeep, including the driver, died on the spot. The deceased were yet to be identified, police added. (ANI)

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