Sundargarh: Five people were killed and another five were critical in car-SUV collision at Ramabahal Chhak in Rajgangpur area of Sundargarh district, today.
As per reports the car coming from Rourkela hit an SUV bound towards the steel city, at a very high speed. The car lost control and ran over a few women who were engaged in road construction work next to the expressway.
While two of the lady workers died on the spot, another two and three occupants of each vehicle were taken to Rourkela RGH in a critical condition.
The deceased are all female but their identities are yet to be ascertained.
Efforts are underway to rescue the victims trapped inside the vehicles.