Jharsuguda: In a tragic incident, a four-year-old boy was crushed to death by a paddy threshing machine at Barangamala village under Banaharapalli police limits in Jharsuguda district.
The deceased has been identified as the son of one Krushna Chandra Bhoi of the same village.
According to sources, the incident occurred at around 6 am when Krushna was threshing paddy in the machine. His 4-year-old son, who was playing nearby, accidentally fell on it and got crushed.
Though the child was rushed to a TRL Krosaki hospital in Belapahada, the doctors declared him ‘brought dead’.