Rayagada: One person was killed while nine others were injured as a mini-truck overturned near Kesari village under Ramanaguda block in Rayagada district today.
The deceased was identified as Sukanta Doika (18).
According to sources, the mishap occurred while the mini-truck carrying the workers was coming from Minarola village. The driver of the vehicle lost control over the wheels following which the vehicle turned turtle near Kesari village.
While Sukanta died on the spot under the impact of the mishap, nine others sustained critical injuries. The injured persons have been admitted to Ramanaguda Community Health Centre (CHC), sources added.
On being informed, police reached the spot and registered a case into the incident.