Bhubaneswar: In a tragic mishap, a youth was killed after his motorcycle hit a roadside tree at Arunanagar curve on Jammu- Marshaghai road under Mahakalpada police limits in Kendrapara district early this morning.
The deceased was identified as Sanjay Swain of Maladihi village in the district.
According to reports, Sanjay was returning home after seeing Kali Puja at Chhapala when he lost control and drove his bike into a tree. Though some locals rescued and rushed him to a hospital, still he succumbed to injuries there.
On being informed, the Mahakalapada police have reached the spot and started investigations, added reports.