Odisha: Man dies, wife injured in collision between auto-rickshaw and motorcycle
Rajgangpur: A man died and wife was injured when the couple riding a two-wheeler collided with an auto-rickshaw head on near Lipaloi bridge in Sundargarh district today evening.
The man, identified as Prafulla Lakra from Kesramal and wife Parbati Lakra riding the motorcycle were returning home from Rajgangpur. An auto-rickshaw coming from the opposite direction hit the two wheeler near Lipaloi bridge. Prafulla and wife fell on the ground sustaining injuries.
Locals rushed the couple to the nearby Community Health Centre where doctors declared Prafulla as brought dead.
Meanwhile, the police detained the auto-rickshaw driver following the incident.