Boy dies after crashing bike into tree

SIBU: A 14-year-old boy died when the motorcycle he was riding crashed into a roadside tree here at Jalan Salim-Stabau.

Sibu district police chief ACP Stanley Jonathan Ringgit said the victim, Desmond Dan, was riding the machine about 4.30am on Sunday when he lost control of it. Stanley said the victim, from Rumah Nagak, Sungai Salim, was not wearing a safety helmet.

THE tree which Desmond crashed into.