Bhubaneswar – Hatia-Rourkela passenger train engine Separated from the buggy, the engine fell into the Dev River . All passengers are safe except minor injuries.
The accident took place near Kanaraba station on the Odisha-Jharkhand border. The train named Hatia-Rourkela passenger was reported to have crashed due to an incorrect signal. The train’s engine crashed into the Dev River, while all passengers in the carriage were safe. The train derailed at around 8.20pm on Wednesday. However, due to the low speed of the train, a major accident has been avoided.
Senior railway officials arrived at the scene and began an investigation. No passengers were reported injured in the incident.