Dhenkanal, Mar 29: A man was allegedly killed as the motorcycle on which he was travelling collided with a van head-on near Khatuahata on Dhenkanal-Kamakhyanagar Road today.
The deceased has been identified as Sanjay Nayak, a resident of Sudhadikateni village under Sadar police limits in the district.
According to the locals, Sanjay was on his way to Kamakyanagar when his vehicle collided with the over-speeding van, which was coming from the opposite side.
Sanjay succumbed to the injuries while on his way to Dhenkanal District Headquarters Hospital.
However, the driver of the van has managed to escape from the spot. Later, the police reached the spot and initiated a probe into the matter.