As per reports, the incident occurred near Tota Gumuda Chhak in Goshani area under Gurandi police limits in the district when the two were heading to Rayagada from Paralakhemundi in a two-wheeler.
The deceased has been identified as K. Nageswar, a resident of Milaputu area under Srikakulam district in Andhra Pradesh. He reportedly died on the spot.
The injured, identified as Jani Apparao, was taken to the District Headquarters Hospital here in a 108 ambulance. His condition was stated to be critical when the report was filed.
On being informed, local police reached the spot and started a probe into the matter.