3 killed in road mishap

Paradip: Three persons, including a woman and a girl child, were killed and three others critically injured when the car in which they were travelling collided head-on with an oil tanker at Sandhapur near Kujanga in Jagatsingpur district this afternoon, reports said

The accident occurred when the ill-fated car was on the way to Bhubaneswar from Paradip.

Following information, police rushed to the spot and brought out the bodies of the deceased from the vehicle.

The three seriously injured persons, who were initially rushed to the government hospital at Kujanga, were later shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital at Cuttack as their condition deteriorated.