Rourkela: A woman and her minor son were trampled to death by an elephant at Sialjor village under Kuanrmunda police limits in Sundargarh district late on Wednesday night.
The deceased have been identified as Sambari Pradhan (37) and Satrughna (5).
A jumbo reportedly crushed them to death when they were asleep inside their house.
On being informed, Forest officials reached the village and started investigation.
A pall of gloom descended on the village following the incident.