Jagatsinghpur, Feb 12: A man died after being hit by a speeding bus this morning in the district.
The accident took place at Jogadhari village under Sadar police limits when the victim had stood on the road.
The deceased has been identified as Deba Baral of Nagar area under Kakatpur police limits.
He was rushed to the district headquarters hospital in a critical condition where the attending doctor declared him dead.
Locals have blocked the Jagatsinghpur-Machagaon road demanding compensation to the victim’s family.
Police have reached the spot and trying to pacify the irate mob.