Bhadrak: The vehicular communication was disrupted in Bhadrak- Chandabali road today due to a road blockade following death of a youth named Chinmay Palai in an accident.
The locals staged a demonstration and blocked the State Highway near Baharpal village.
The agitated locals protested by placing the body of Chinmay on the road and demanded compensation for the family.
Meanwhile, police reached the spot and tried to pacify the mob.
The incident took place when a speeding vehicle coming from Chandabali side hit Chinmay leaving him seriously injured. He was rushed to SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack where he succumbed to injuries while undergoing treatment.