Teenage motorcyclist killed, pillion rider injured in Roban road accident

Bomba personnel providing emergency treatment to the pillion rider at the scene.

By Malcolm Lau

KUCHING, May 18: A teenager lost his life after his motorcycle collided with a car at Jalan Bukit Pintar Roban Saratok this afternoon.

The Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) rushed to the scene after they were alerted about incident at 1.13pm.

According to a Bomba report, the deceased and his friend were riding the motorcycle when it collided with the car.

The deceased, 17, was seriously injured and pronounced dead while receiving treatment at the scene.

Meanwhile, his friend who was the pillion rider, injured his right leg. He received emergency treatment at Roban Clinic before he was sent to Sarikei Hospital for further treatment. — DayakDaily