9 individuals died and 11 sustained critical accidents when the pick-up van they had been travelling in overturned in Odisha’s Koraput district on Sunday night.
The toll is more likely to enhance. The accident occurred at Murtahandi on Nationwide Freeway 326 below Kotpad police station on the Odisha-Chhattisgarh border. The victims, who hailed from Chhattisgarh’s Jagdalpur space, had been returning to their village from Sindhiguda space of Koraput district. The injured had been rushed to Kotpad Group Well being Centre. Because of the darkness, rescue operation was affected.