Jagatsinghpur: In a severe accident as many as eight rooms were gutted during a fire outbreak in Samantarapur village of Tirtol block in Jagatsinghpur district.
A woman died after sustaining severe injuries during the accident while her husband who tried to save her from the fire was severely burnt. Along with that their neighbour too got burn injuries. Both were lucky to be alive after being rescued and admitted to hospital.
With both their condition critical they have been shifted from Patkura hospital to SCB, Cuttack.
While the reasons for the fire is yet to be ascertained their identities are also yet to be found. Properties worth lakhs of rupees were demolished during the fire mishap.