Mayurbhanj: In a most gruesome incident, five persons were killed and eight others sustained injuries when a pickup van in which they were commuting overturned near Udala in Mayurbhanj district today morning.
While three labourers died on the spot, two other critically injured persons breathed their last at the Udala Sub-Divisional Hospital while undergoing treatment. Nine others got seriously injured in the accident.
Only two deceased labourers have been identified as Rina Singh and Laxmi Singh. Identification of rest of the workers is yet to be ascertained.