Cuttack, Oct 17: Three persons, including driver, died in a road mishap near Pratapnagari on the outskirts of Cuttack city late last night.
The driver of the car lost control of the steering and drove the vehicle into an irrigation canal.
Locals rescued the occupants of the vehicle and rushed them to SCB Hospital in the city where the attending doctors declared them dead.
Identities of the deceased are yet to be established. The ill-fated vehicle is of Jagatpur area in the city.