Boudh: One person was killed while five others injured after the van they were travelling in met with an accident on Charichhak-Kusang road in Boudh district today.
The deceased person has been identified as Sunil Mallick of Uperkata village.
According to sources, the mishap occurred this morning when the driver of the van lost control over the wheels and rammed into a roadside tree.
The impact of the collision was so intense that one person died on the spot, while five others sustained injuries. Reportedly, the injured are undergoing treatment in the hospital and their condition is stated to be critical.
On being informed, police reached the spot and seized the body for post mortem. Then cops also seized the mangled vehicle, sources said.