Two killed in accident in Baripada



Baripada: Two businessmen were killed and two others critically injured when the jeep in which they were travelling overturned in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district early Wednesday, police said.

The victims were returning from Jamshedpur in Jharkhand to Rairangpur when the vehicle lost balance near a sharp turn and overturned at Kaduani under Bahalada area, Sub-Divisional Police Officer (Rairangpur) Santosh Das said.

The deceased were identified as Vinod Agarwal (35) and Navin Jain (32) of Rairangpur, he said adding the injured have been shifted to a hospital at Jamshedpur and their condition was stated to be serious.

PTI