Nayagarh: In a tragic incident, a man was burnt to death as the motorcycle driven by him caught fire after a road accident on NH-57 near Rangamatia in Daspalla area of Odisha’s Nayagarh district today.
According to reports, the ill-fated two-wheeler and an ambulance collided head-on, following which the motorcycle caught fire. The flames engulfed the deceased and he was charred to death.
On being informed, Fire personnel from Daspalla rushed to the spot and doused the flames. Police recovered the body and sent it to Daspalla Community Health Centre for post-mortem.
Till last reports came in, the identity of the deceased was yet to be established.