Dhenkanal: One worker died while another sustained critical injuries after an earth mover ran over them on National Highway 55 near Kamakhya Square in Dhenkanal district on Saturday.
The deceased and the injured hailed from Sunderban area of West Bengal. They were working in an over-bridge project near Kamakhya Square.
According to sources, the duo was going to a shop near the construction site to take breakfast to when the JCB ran over them. While one of them died on the spot, another sustained critical injuries. The injured was rushed to Dhenkanal district hospital for treatment.
On being informed, police reached the spot and seized the body.