Koaraput, Jan 22: As many as 18 people injured in accident near Deoghat area here on Thursday. As per the passengers, the bus in which they were travelling hit a truck hailing from opposite direction along Koraput-Jeypore highway hear Deoghat.
All injured passengers were rushed to Koraput district hospital. As per the medical team, 18 passengers sustained injuries while the bus driver’s condition said to be critical. The private bus was heading towards Damanjodi from Malkangiri, it was hit by a truck in the mid way near the ghat area – Deoghat.