A car returning from Panikoili in Jajpur district to Kendrapada crashed into the rear side of the truck around 1:30 AM on Monday. The unfortunate incident happened near Alabanka chowk on NH-5 in Kendrapada district under Derabis police limits.
Out of six people travelling in the car, five of them are dead and one is critical. The incident narrates the hi-speed car lost control and hit the truck stationed on the road side from the back.
The driver along with four others were killed in the accident. Derabis Police rushed to the spot. The fire personnel had to cut open the mangled car to take out the dead bodies. The locals, too, helped the security personnel.