Tangi, March 19: In a tragic incident, a youth was killed after an unknown vehicle hit his scooter in Tangi locality of Khordha district last evening.
The deceased has been identified as Satya Narayan Das, a resident of Jatni area in Bhubaneswar.
As per reports, Satya was en-route to his ancestral house in Banpur on his scooter when an unknown vehicle rammed into him near Brahmani Square on National Highway (NH) 16 under Tangi police limits and fled from the spot.
As a result, Satya sustained grievous injuries and died on the spot.
Being informed, police arrived at the spot and recovered the body. Subsequently, it was sent for post-mortem to a Capital hospital.
Further investigation is underway, said a police official.