Khurda: A man was killed while his son sustained grievous injuries after the bike on which they were travelling was hit by another vehicle on National Highway 16 under Silpanchala police limits in Khurda on Tuesday.
The deceased was identified as Kalandi Parida and his injured son, identified as Soumya Ranjan, residents of Niali in Cuttack .
The locals, after getting information about the incident rushed to the spot and alerted the matter to the police. While Kalandi died on the spot, Soumya was rushed to nearby hospital in critical condition, said a source.
Meanwhile police seized the vehicle and launched a probe into the incident.