Bhadrak: A person was killed while three others sustained critical injuries after the car they were travelling in met with a road mishap near Charampa railway overbridge on NH-16 in Bhadrak district late last night.
The deceased has been identified as Kati Mallick of Sureshpur village in Basudevpur area of the district.
According to reports, the victims were heading towards Basudevpur in the car while the ill-fated vehicle rammed into a stationary truck which was parked on the roadside. While Kati died on the spot, other occupants of the car suffered serious injuries.
Fire Service personnel rescued the victims from the mangled car and admitted them to the Bhadrak District Headquarters Hospital.
They were later shifted to the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack as their condition deteriorated.