Biker dies from severe head injuries

Date:

BINTULU: A construction worker died from severe head injuries after his motorcycle went out of control and crashed at Kemena 2 Bridge, Jalan Bintulu-Bakun on Friday (Oct 22).

Prior to the 7.40pm fatal incident, the victim identified as Rendall Given Wan Nanta, 19, was riding alone on his motorcycle from Jalan Bakun to Tubau.

Sarawak Traffic Police chief Supt Alexson Naga Chabu, who confirmed the case, said the victim, who was believed to have speeding, lost control of his motorcycle before crashing to the right side of the road.

“The impact caused the victim to be thrown onto the road from his bike. He suffered severe head injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics from the Bintulu Hospital,” he said.

The body was later brought to the hospital for post mortem.

Alexson added that the case was being investigated under Section 41 (1) of the Road Transport Act 1987.

Give fullest support to nominated candidate

By Natasha Jee & Alexandra Lorna KUCHING: Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) members have been called to give their fullest support to whoever has been nominated...

Share post:

Our Opinion

More like this
Related

Police to recruit more to fill vacancies

KUCHING: The Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) is projecting to...

Potential producer of biofuel

By Natasha Jee & Alexandra Lorna KUCHING: Sarawak has the...

High speed crash claims motorcyclist

PADAWAN: A coffee shop operator was killed on the...

Arrested for illegal possession of cables, copper

SIBU: A man was arrested for illegal possession of...

Beware of fake calls or messages, public told

KUCHING: Sarawak Energy warned the public and its customers...

Man’s death reclassified as murder

MIRI: The police have reclassified the death of a...

Electricity supply to premises cut off

PADAWAN: Eight premises in the district here had their...

Croc snatches boy from riverbank

KUCHING: Yet another crocodile attack has occurred in a...

Sarawak pursuing education autonomy

BY SITI NURAIN RATANI KUCHING: The state government is pursuing...

Enhancing safety, security at Kuching Waterfront

KUCHING: Smart cameras will be installed at Kuching Waterfront...

Request of better public utilities, roads

KUCHING: The state government must focus on upgrading roads...

Curbing global warming

KUCHING: The recent amendment to the Sarawak Land Code...