Mohana: One passenger died while eight others were critically injured after a Tata Magic van met with an accident and overturned near Guar village under R. Udayagiri police limits in Gajapati district on Tuesday.
The deceased has been identified as Dilesh Neni (19) of Rebidi village under Nuagada block of the district. All the injured have been shifted to Khajuripada Community Health Centre.
Reportedly, around 15 passengers from Rebidi were on their way to the weekly market at Nuagada when the mishap occurred. On getting information, R. Udayagiri reached the spot and have initiated a probe.