Tangi, Mar 22: A man died while another sustained critical injuries as the motorcycle on which they were travelling was hit by an unknown vehicle near Dhuanla square on National Highway 16 in Khordha district today.
The deceased has been identified as Sagar Sahoo, a resident of Sorona village under Chilika block.
According to the locals, Sagar and his friend were returnoing to home on their motorcycle when an unknown vehicle hit them. Subsequently, Sagar succumbed to the injuries at the spot while his friend sustained critical injuries. Both were taken to a Community Healthcare Centre in an ambulance.
Later, the police reached the hospital and initiated a probe into the matter.