Keonjhar: Around 17 passengers were injured after the bus they were travelling in lost its balance and overturned near Kalikaprasad under Champua block of Keonjhar district on Tuesday.
Reportedly, the bus was on its way from Barbil to Champua via Rimuli when the mishap occurred. Immediately after the incident, the bus staff fled from the spot.
Locals rescued the passengers and admitted them to Champua Sub Divisional Hospital. They were discharged after receiving preliminary treatment. Champua police have initiated a probe into the incident.