Digapahandi: Three persons were critically injured after the motorcycle they were travelling in dashed into a roadside tree at Digapahandi in Ganjam district today.
The mishap took place at around 3 pm near Talasinga village chowk along the Khambarigaon main road under Digapahandi police limits.
The critically injured persons have been identified as Sima Behera (25) & Saroj Behera (23) of Mundaputa village and Kartika Behera (25) of Kaithakhandi village.
According to reports, the trio was headed to Kaithakhandi village on a motorcycle when they lost balance and dashed into a roadside tree. The collision was so intense that the duo landed on the ground with multiple injuries.
The injured were rescued and rushed to Digapahandi community health centre in a 108 ambulance. After preliminary treatment, Sima and Kartik were shifted to the district headquarters hospital.