Bhubaneswar: In yet another tragic mishap, a man was killed and another sustained critical injuries as a car hit their bike at Nandola on Cuttack-Chandbali road early this morning.
The deceased was identified as Nimain Sahoo and the injured as Banambar Sahoo of Dhabaleswar area in Cuttack district. While Nimain was declared dead at the Salipur Community Health Centre, Banambar is undergoing treatment there. He is likely to be shifted to the SCB Medical College and Hospital in view of his critical condition.
According to reports, Nimain and Banambar were going by a motorcycle to Salipur for some work at around 5.30 am. But as luck would have it, a car hit them from behind.
The Salipur police have reached the spot, seized the two vehicles and started investigation, said reports.