Balipatna, May 20: In a tragic incident, a youth was killed after the motorcycle he was riding met with an accident at Niyagorad Chhak under Nimapara police limits his in Puri district today.
The deceased has been identified as Charan Bhoi of Hansuani Bhoi sahi under Balipatna police limits in Khordha district.
According to sources, Charan along with his friend Jagan Bhoi of Pubagat village were going to Balipatna on a motorcycle in the evening, when the two-wheeler rider lost control over the bike and hit a tree along the road.
Soon the local residents rescued them and rushed them to Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar, where doctors declared Charan dead.
Jagan, who has received serious injuries was undergoing treatment till the last report came in.