Four people were killed and four others injured when their car rammed into a truck amid fog in Odisha’s Kandhamal district in the early hours of Sunday, officials said.
The accident happened around 3 am on the Berhampur-Phulbani Highway near Lahabadi village when they were returning home to Badisuga after attending a birthday party in Talipada.
Four people, including the driver, died at the spot, while the injured were admitted to a hospital. Their conditions were stated to be stable, officials said.
The bodies were sent for post-mortem examination, Regional Transport Officer Gati Krushna Samantroy said.