**Nabarangpur:** A person was killed while another was critically injured after a motorcycle they were riding in rammed into the rear of a truck near Raighar petrol pump here late last night.
The deceased has been identified as Ranjit Bepari of Badakumari village.
Reportedly, the incident occurred when Ranjit and his friend had gone pandal hopping last evening. They lost control over the bike and dashed into the truck from the rear. The brutal blow killed Ranjit on the spot.
Meanwhile, the injured friend whose identity is yet to be ascertained was rushed to the District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) for treatment.
On intimation, police reached the spot and sent Ranjit’s body for post-mortem. Further investigation into the matter is currently underway.
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