Balasore: One person was killed while another received injuries following a collision between two vehicles near Nidhipanda Square on National Highway 6 in Balasore district on Wednesday.
The identity of the deceased is yet to be ascertained.
According to sources, a pickup van was en route to Chandneswar from Balasore early this morning when it collided head-on with a speeding truck. The helper of the truck died on the spot while the driver of the pick-up van sustained critical injuries.
On being informed, police reached the spot and seized the body of the deceased and the vehicles.