Cuttack: A moving car slipped into the Taladanda Canal here today evening. According to reports, the owner of the car was driving the vehicle. He is a resident of Andarpur. There were no other passengers in it when the mishap took place.
The incident occurred at Kalyan Nagar area on the Taladanda Canal at around 9 pm. Teams of Fire Services and ODRAF rushed to the spot and rescued the driver. He has been shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital.
The mishap took place as the driver tried to avert a fight between two bulls on the main road. While trying to maneuver, he lost control on the wheels following which the car fell into the canal, said sources.