Bhubaneswar: In a tragic incident, two persons of a family were killed and another person sustained critical injuries as a tree fell on them at Bhandaripur village in Nuapada district early this morning.
According to reports, a nor’wester attacked the village when villagers were fast asleep during wee hours on Saturday. By impact of a strong wind, a tree was broken and fell on a thatched house in which the ill-fated family members were sleeping. Three persons sustained critical injuries. They were rushed to the hospital soon. However, two of them killed during treatment.
A pal of gloom has descended in the village following the incident.