Five Killed In Road Accident In Malkangiri

Malkangiri : At least 5 persons were killed and ten others critically injured when the pickup van carrying them turned turtle on the Malkangiri-Gobindpally road near Salapadar chowk in Malkangiri district.

The ill-fated people were travelling from Pangama to Mathili village when the driver of vehicle unable to negotiate a curve skidded off the road and overturned.

Five persons died on the spot while the injured persons were rushed to nearby government-run hospital in Mathili, police added.