Five JSW Workers Killed, Over 15 Injured As Truck Rams Bus In Odisha’s Jharsuguda

Jharsuguda: Five workers of JSW Bhusan Power and Steel Ltd were killed while more than 15 workers were injured after a Hyva truck collided with a bus in Odisha’s Jharsuguda district on Friday.

The workers were returning in the bus to Jharsuguda from JSW’s plant. The accident took place on the Sambalpur-Jharsuguda Biju Expressway. The truck hit the bus from its rear.

The deceased were identified as Pankaj Jha (40), Brijpal Singh (35), Rajendra Tiwari, Sher Bahadur and Vikash Kumar.

Eight injured workers have been shifted to VIMSAR in Burla. The other injured workers are being treated at the District Headquarters Hospital.

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