Rayagada: A man was killed after the roof of an under-construction house collapsed on him at Siriguda in Rayagada district on Tuesday.
The deceased, identified as Enketi Senapati, of Chintaliguda village was the owner of the house.
According to sources, Senapati was inside the under-construction house for some work when the roof of the house which was cemented five days ago caved in, leaving him critically injured.
He was immediately rescued and rushed to the nearby hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
On being informed, police reached the spot and launched a probe into the incident by registering a case of unnatural death into the incident.