Bhubaneswar: In yet another tragic mishap, a youth was killed and another youth sustained critical injuries as a motorcyle, on which they were travelling, hit a roadside tree on the Udala-Balasore road during wee hours of Sunday.
The deceased was identified as Dinesh Hati of Dihirakula village. The injured has been admitted to the Birsa Munda Medical College and Hospital at Baripada.
According to reports, Dinesh along with his friend was returning home after seeing Jatra when he drove the bike into a rodside tree. Though locals rushed them to a nearby hospital, doctors declared Dinesh dead there. The injured was shifted to Baripada later.
On being informed, police have reached the spot and started investigation.