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Angul: In a tragic road mishap, two members of a family were killed and another sustained critical injury when the car they were travelling in overturned near Atharphutia Square under Thakurgarh police limits in the district on Friday morning.
While the deceased are yet to be identified, they are believed to be mother and son.
According to some eyewitnesses, the driver of the vehicle lost control over the wheels while taking a turn at the Atharphutia Square which happens to be the entry point of a hilly route, causing the car to skid off the road and turn turtle. While the mother-son duo died on the spot the father was rushed to the Angul District Headquarters Hospital in a critical condition by some locals.
While the condition of the injured is stated to be critical, locals in the area have claimed that the accident occurred duo to absence of a traffic barrier on either side of the hilly road.
Details are awaited in the incident.
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