A cattle-laden mini truck met with an accident after it fell over near Chingudipur in Bhadrak district in the early hours on Friday.
The ill-fated vehicle was on its way from Cuttack to Balasore.
As per the incident, the driver of the truck lost control. More than 30 cattle have been injured.
The driver of the mini truck ran away immediately after the accident.
A police team has reached the spot and a probe is underway.