Jajpur: In a tragic mishap, a man was killed while another was critically injured as the motorcycle in which they were travelling rammed into a road side tree at Jarka in Jajpur district last night.
The deceased was identified as Digbijoy Mohanty of Karanpokhari area.
According to reports, the mishap took place when Digbijoy and his friend were travelling to Jarka. The driver of the bike lost his control over wheels and rammed into a tree alongside the road.
They were rushed to Dharmasala Hospital for treatment where Digbijoy was declared dead by doctors.
Police reached the spot and started investigation.