Balasore, May 18: A man died in an accident a day before he was to get married in Baliapal area of Balasore district on Monday.
The deceased has been identified Tapan Das, a resident of Khagadapal village under Baliapal police limits.
According to report, Tapan along with his friend Subrat Das had visited Balasore city for shopping.
While they were returning to home, a car suddenly applied brake in front of them, to avoid accident, Subrat, who was riding the two-wheeler applied brake, but to their misfortunate, the bike skidded off near Nidhipanda Chhak.
Tapan received severe head injuries and he was taken to a hospital, where doctors declared him dead.
His marriage was fixed for Wednesday.