BETONG: A couple was killed in a collision between a motorcycle and a four-wheel drive (4WD) at Jalan Beladin-Sepinang last Wednesday.
The victims, identified as Sahari Rasid, 68, and Salbiah Ahmad, 48, were travelling from Maludam on the motorcycle.
Sarawak Traffic Investigation and Enforcement chief Supt Alexson Naga Chabu said the tragedy occurred around 2pm.
“The 4WD, travelling from the Beladin ferry junction, collided with the motorcycle that suddenly entered into the opposite lane.
“Both victims were pronounced dead at the scene.”
The 64-year-old 4WD driver was unharmed.
The case is being classified under Section 41(1) of the Road Transport Act 1987.