One injured as cement-laden truck overturns in Kunkuri

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 03 Sep 2018 11:04:16



Our Correspondent

A cement-laden truck overturned when driver lost control on steering near bridge over River Ib at village Ranikombo along Charaidand-Bagicha State Highway.

The driver, who sustained injuries in the incident, was admitted at local primary health centre for treatment. As per information, the truck (CG-04, JC6604) was on its way towards Bagicha from Odisha on Saturday afternoon. When it reached at a turning near River Ib, the driver lost his control over the steering. Resultantly, the truck skid off the road and overturned.

The injured driver is said to be under treatment at local community health centre. It is worth mentioned here that the department has installed no display or notice board at this blind turning. Resultantly, many accidents of this sort have taken place in the past as well.