Rourkela: Nov 28: A man died and two others became critical after a roller tyre ruptured at an air pressure soap in Rourkela on Monday.
The mishap took place at Bonai when a driver was pumping air into a tyre from an air compressor in the afternoon.
Sources said, the driver was filling air in his tyre. Meanwhile, it burst due to excess air pressure. As a result, a man died on the spot and two others sustained critical injuries.
Subsequently, the injured ones were rushed to the Bonai hospital for immediate resuscitation.