The deceased has been identified as Himanshu Sankhua. He was working as a labourer.
As per reports, the Pickup van, carrying power poles, lost control and overturned while taking a turn near the Sadeipalli Chhak on the outskirts of Balangir, leaving three labourers critically injured.
The injured persons were rescued and rushed to the Bhima Bhoi Medical College and Hospital, Balangir. Sankhua succumbed to injuries at the hospital while the condition of two others is stated to be critical.
On being informed, police reached the spot and started an investigation into the incident.
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