Cuttack: Three youths, including the son of former MP Amar Pradhan, were killed after the car they were travelling in fell into a roadside canal near Telengapentha on Cuttack-Bhubaneswar road in wee hours on Saturday.
Ankur Pradhan, son of former Sambalpur MP, killed in the accident.
The driver of the car lost control over the steering and drove the vehicle into an irrigation canal.
Locals rescued the occupants of the vehicle and rushed them to SCB Hospital in the city where the attending doctors declared them dead.
The youths of Jagatpur area in Cuttack were heading to Bhubaneswar in the luxurious car in high speed, said sources.