Jajpur: In a tragic mishap, a class-IV boy was killed after being mowed down by a tractor near Kushabata under Bari police limits in Jajpur district today.
The deceased was identified as Shatrujit Jena (12) of Golakuntha village.
According to reports, the mishap took place when Shatrujit was going to school on his bicycle. The driver of the tractor lost his control over the wheels and ran over him. As a result, Shatrujit died on the spot.
On being informed, police reached the spot and seized body for post-mortem.