Bhubaneswar: In a tragic mishap, a youth was killed and another sustained critical injures as a motorbike on which they were travelling was hit a culvert at Dolapasi under Kankadahada block in Dhenkanal district early this morning.
The deceased was identified as Kansaragoda under the Bhuban police limits in the same district. The injured has been admitted to the Kamakshyanagar hospital.
While the exact reason behind the accident was yet to be known, it is suspected that the accident occurred due to drink driving. The bike was running at a very high speed when the mishap occurred.
The Kankadahada police have reached the spot and started investigation.