Keonjhar, Jan 15: Mob torched a car after a man died in a road mishap near Shankarpur under Champua police limits in the district today.
As per reports, one Chema Patra died last night after the motorcycle in which he was travelling collided with a car coming from the opposite direction. Patra died at the nearest hospital while undergoing treatment while the occupants of the car had abandoned the vehicle.
However, some miscreants ransacked the car this morning and later set it on fire. The car was completely gutted by the time personnel of Odisha Fire Service reached the spot. Police have started an investigation into the incident.