Two teenagers killed as bike collides with 4WD vehicle in Pekan


KUANTAN: Two teenagers died after their bike collided with a four-wheel-drive vehicle at KM23 of Jalan Pekan/Batu Balik in Pekan Monday (May 2).

Pekan district police chief Supt Mohd Zaidi Mat Zain mentioned the victims, rider Muhammad Nur Zulkefli Zakaria from Kampung Temai Tengah and pillion rider Muhammad Ibrahim Mhd Kchairudin from Temai Hilir, each aged 18, died on the scene of the collision that occurred at 5.30pm.

“The collision is believed to have occurred when the victims’ bike from Pekan to Batu Balik skidded whereas negotiating a bend and entered the other lane and collided with a Mitsubishi Triton, which had a father and son on board,” he mentioned in an announcement right here.

Mohd Zaidi mentioned the victims’ our bodies have been taken to Pekan Hospital for post-mortem and additional investigation shall be carried out below Section 41(1) of the Road Transport Act 1987. – Bernama

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