In a tragic incident, the driver of a truck died on the spot after the vehicle fell off a bridge at Beltoli area in Abhayapuri on Friday morning. The incident took place over the NH 31.
The helper of a truck also sustained serious injuries and has been rushed to a hospital nearby.
According to locals, the vehicle turned turtle after losing control over the bridge; due to which the driver fell off into the river. The deceased has not been identified yet.
Meanwhile, local administration deployed crane to lift and remove the damaged vehicle.