4 killed, 3 injured as car crashes into roadside tree at Anandapur
Keonjhar: Four persons were killed, three others suffered critical injuries after the car in which they were travelling crashed into a roadside tree near Anandpur in Keonjhar district in the wee hours on Saturday.
The mishap occurred when nearly seven persons of Sabalani area were returning to Anandapur after attending a wedding party from Thakurmunda.
According to reports the speeding car crashed into a tree near Bankhudi on Karanjia–Anandapur route after the driver lost control of the steering wheel.
Three persons died on the spot while one succumbed to injuries on way to hospital, sources said. Three persons, who were trapped inside the car, were rescued after a joint operation by locals, police and fire personnel.
Further reports are still awaited.