KOTA KINABALU – Man died in a road accident involving a Yamaha motorcycle and a Nissan Urban minivan near an Iramanis U-turn, Jalan Lintas, last night.
The victim, Yusri bin Ag Yusof, 32, who is working as tour bus driver pronounced dead at the scene for having a severe injury on the head after the motorcycle he rode collided with the min bus.
According to District Chief Police ACP. M. Chandra early investigation at the scene found that the accident happened when the victim who on his way from Lintas to Inanam and when arrived at the location suddenly the mini bus from Bukit Padang direction made a u-turn go towards Tebobon and collided with the motorcycle rode by the victim. “
“The victim was having a severe injury in the incident and died at the location while the mini bus driver was unharmed,” he said.
He added the result of investigation found that the cause of the accident is the negligence of the mini bus driver for making a u-turn by not giving way to another vehicle on the main road and causing a death accident.
The case was investigated under Section 41(1) Road Transport Act 1987. – SayangSabah