Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Dhenkanal, May 9:
In a tragic incident, five persons were killed and four others seriously injured when a Bolero jeep in which they were travelling collided with a roadside tree at Bijadihi near Kamakhyanagar in Odisha’s Dhenkanal district on late Thursday night.
According to police, a group of villagers from had gone to attend a marriage feast in the evening.
On their return, the driver lost control of the vehicle near Bijadihi which hit a roadside tree.
While five persons died on the spot, the four others were shifted to district headquarters hospital where their condition was stated to be critical.
Meanwhile, Kamakhyanagar police has sent the bodies for post mortem.
The identity of the deceased has not been identified so far, reports said.