Salepur, Feb 19: One person died and another person sustained critical injuries as their vehicles collided head-on near Kuanpal in Cuttack district today.
The deceased has been identified as Adul Khan of Lunahar village and the critically injured is Nabakishore Nayak of Manitri village.
According to the locals, Adul and Nabakishore were going for some work in their respective two-wheelers when they collided with each other head-on near Kuanpal. Subsequently, they were rushed to Salepur hospital by the locals and further shifted to SCB Hospital in Cuttack as their conditions deteriorated.
Adul succumbed to his injuries at the hospital while Nabakishore’s condition is still critical.