Begusarai: One youth was killed and another injured when unidentified criminals fired on them near Teghra market in the district today.
Police said here that two motorcycle borne criminals fired on two youths on National Highway 28 near Teghra market killing one Kunal Kumar (28) on the spot.
Sources said that another youth Vikas Kumar (30) who was seriously injured in the shoot-out had been admitted to a private hospital.
An FIR had been registered at Teghra police station in this connection.
Infuriated over the incident, local people blocked National Highway 28 throwing normal traffic out of fear.