Bhubaneswar, June 25: A student died after his bike tossed a roadside electric pole in Bhubaneswar on Saturday.
The mishap took place on the Chandaka-Patharagdia road in the evening.
The deceased has been identified as a student of a Bhubaneswar based private school.
Sources said that the student was passing the Chandaka-Patharagadia road on his bike with a girl. Meanwhile, his speeding bike hit a roadside electric pole violently following which the duo was thrown on the ground. As a result, the boy died on the spot whereas the girl sustained critical head injury. She was immediately rushed to the hospital for resuscitation by the locals.
Being informed the police visited the spot and sent the body for postmortem.