According to reports, a 15-year-old boy was killed in Patia area of Khurda district after he came under the wheels of a chariot.
Police said the boy sustained severe injuries and was rushed to hospital after the wheels of Lord Balabhadra rolled over him. But he could not be saved and succumbed to the injuries.
A report from Rourkela said Amit Patra (22 ) was seriously injured after he came under the wheels of a chariot at Malda under Koeda police station of Sundergarh district last evening.
He died on the way to hospital.Police have registered a case.
In the third incident Aman Panda, a five year old boy was crushed under the wheels of a chariot in the palace line area of Balangir district.
Police said Aman had gone to witness the carfestival alongwith his father. His father told him to pull the chariot. He lost his balance,came under the wheel and died while pulling a chariot.
In another incident two people sustained severe injuries while pulling the chariot at Athagarha in Cuttack district.