Kamakhyanagar: A youth was killed after the motorcycle he was riding on rammed into a roadside tree near Tandimunda Chhak in Dhenkanal district last night.
The deceased has been identified as Bhagirath Mohanta (24) of Kaliapani area.
According to sources, Mohanta had gone to Kamakhyanagar town for some work last afternoon. He was returning home in the evening when he lost control over the wheels and rammed into a roadside tree.
He was immediately rushed to Kamakhyanagar Hospital where doctors declared him ‘brought dead’.
On being informed, police reached the spot and seized the mangled motorcycle.