Bantwal: A motorcycle and a car collided head-on at Madhva in Kavalapadur village on the Bantwal-Beltangady national highway on Saturday.
The bike-rider, Canvil from Shaktinagar in Mangaluru, had a fractured hand and a severe leg injury. He was rushed to a private hospital in Mangaluru.
The bike landed in a badly smashed state while the car too rolled over across the road. The driver of the car too has been admitted to a hospital in Thumbe.
The traffic on the highway was blocked for some time. The traffic police from Bantwal arrived and cleared the road.