Keonjhar: A man was charred to death when the bike he was driving caught fire after head-on collision with a PDS kerosene tanker at Haladharpur under Ghataggan police station in the district today.
The pillion rider sustained griveous burn injuries and was admitted to Ghatagaan health centre.
The passersby informed the PCR following which a team of police rushed to the spot. Fire tenders were also called to doused the flame.
A case was registered in the incident and investigation was initiated.