Keonjhar: An elderly man was trampled to death by a wild elephant near Kalamang village under Koida range in Keonjhar district on Saturday.
The deceased was identified as Damodar Nayak of the village.
According to sources, Nayak was on his way to home from the market in a bicycle when he came across a wild elephant. The wild elephant threw off Nayak from his bicycle and then trampled him to death.
Although Nayak was rushed to Keonjhar District Headquarters Hospital, the doctors declared him brought dead.