Kendrapara: In a tragic incident, a youth was crushed to death by his own tractor at Narilo village in Kendrapara on Monday.
The deceased has been identified as Rakesh Giri (21).
According to sources, the mishap took place when Rakesh was checking the engine of the tractor on Monday morning. He had put the vehicle on start. A gear was pulled down, following which Rakesh fell down and came under the wheels of the vehicle.
He was rescued immediately and admitted to Kendrapara district headquarters hospital.
However, he died while undergoing treatment.