Four dead, several injured in bus accident

Four persons including two women and a child were killed and several others were injured after a bus overturned on the Kanakata ghat in Ganjam.

While two women died on the spot, two others succumbed to their injuries while undergoing treatment at MKCG Medical College and Hospital.

The injured have been rushed to the nearest hospital for treatment and the grievously injured have been shifted to MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur.

As per reports, the bus bearing registration number of OR 02 BB 9777, was enroute to Patrapur in Ganjam from Rayagarh in Gajapati, when the driver lost control. The bus then skidded off the road and overturned.