Cuttack, Apr 25: In a tragic mishap, a person was killed as he was run over by an express train at Dagara Sahi unmanned gate near Nirgundi railway station in Choudwar area of Cuttack district on Monday afternoon.
The deceased has been identified as Basudeb Sethi of Nimapada village. He was working as a security man of a nearby company.
According to information, Basudeb going by a cycle and crossing the train line when an express train hit him. He was crushed to death under the wheels of the train, said reports.
On being informed, the Government Railway Police have reached the spot and started investigation.