Bhubaneswar: In another incident of man-animal conflict, a person was trampled to death by an elephant at Gunadei village in Dhenkanal district early this morning.
The deceased was identified as Mangaraj Patra of Gunadei village.
According to reports, Mangaraj had gone to collect mangoes from the nearby Subhratola jungle when an elephant came all of a sudden and attacked him with its trunk. Mangaraj died on the spot.
Villagers have informed the incident to concerned forest officers.