Bargarh: A coal-loaded truck en-route to Rayagada from Jharsuguda caught fire here last night. Although no loss of life was reported in the mishap, the vehicle has been completely gutted in the fire.
Reportedly, a fire broke out inside the truck bearing number OD-H-3586 on its way to Rayagada. Fortunately, the driver managed to vacate the vehicle before the fire queicky spread and engulfed the entire vehicle.
On receiving information, firemen reached the spot and doused the flames. However, the reason behind the fire is still unclear.