Crime

Matchbox-laden truck burnt in Balasore

Balasore: A matchbox-laden truck was burnt after being hit by a pipe-laden lorry at Nagram Chhack on National Highway 16 in Balasroe district early this morning.

According to reports, the two trucks collided head-on and lessening of visibility is suspected to be the main reason behind the accident.

Police have reached the spot and started investigation.

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