Mangaluru: Senior writer-journalist Chidambar Baikampady met with a road mishap on Tuesday night.
Serving as editor of a news website, he was reportedly returning home riding his two-wheeler after visiting the city. The vehicle skidded at Kottara Chowki.
There is also a suspicion that another vehicle may have hit his vehicle and fled.
He was injured in the head and is now being treated in a private hospital, where he is said to be recovering.