Wednesday, May 19

Teenage bikers die in road accident


KUANTAN: Two teenagers were killed after the motorcycle they were riding was involved in a collision with a multi-purpose vehicle at Km45 of Jalan Kuantan-Segamat near Pekan yesterday, police said.

Pekan police chief Supt Yahaya Othman said Zul Afiq Asyraf Zyulkefle and his pillion-rider Mohamad Azharin Zanaruddin, both 18, were going from Kuantan to Segamat when the accident happened at 11.10pm.

Zul Afiq Asyraf was killed on the spot while Mohamad Azharin died at the Tengku Ampuan Afzan Hospital here, he said.

The 30-year-old driver of the Naza Ria MPV was unhurt, he added. — Bernama