**Soro (Balasore):** Two persons were killed and another two sustained critical injuries in a head-on collision between a car and a motor bike near Nayak Bandh on the National Highways-16 here on Friday.
One of the two deceased has been identified as Srikanth Behera of Dahimatha area here.
According to reports, the incident happened as a car hit a bike. The four persons of these two vehicles got severely injured. The injured were rushed to Soro Community Health Centre where one of them succumbed to injuries. Another injured person succumbed to his injuries while he was being shifted to District Headquarters Hospital, Balasore.
Police reached the spot and started further investigation.