Chandikhol, Feb 18: A man was killed as his motorcycle collided head-on with a truck near Jajati square on Paradeep- Chandikhol road in Jajpur district today.
The deceased has been identified as Tutu Swain, a resident of Bhutamundai in Jagatsinghpur district.
According to the locals, Tutu was going for some work on his bike when a speeding truck collided with his motorcycle near Jajati square. Subsequently, he succumbed to his injuries at the spot.
Irate over the incident, the locals staged a demonstration by blocking the road and demanded compensation to the kin of the deceased.
On being informed, the police reached the spot and pacified the locals and sent the body for post-mortem.