TAWAU: A police personnel died after his Honda Wave motorcycle crashed in an accident at the conjunction of Jalan Taman Muhibbah, Jalan Kuhara, here yesterday.
In the accident which happened around 11.35pm, the victim’s motorcycle clashed with a Preve vehicle while he was returning to his home at Taman Semarak after he was off-duty.
District Police Chief, Assistant Commissioner Awang Besar Dullah, said the victim was identified as Lance Corporal Shahrizal Mohd Jenin, 32, stationed at Tawau Police District Headquarters.
“The Preve driver, who is also a complainant, claimed that he was driving from the city direction to return home at Kg. Pasir Putih, when he heard a loud crashing sound from the rear of his vehicle.
“He then stopped his car and found a motorcycle with the victim on the ground. The public then help to send the victim to the hospital but he died due to serious injuries on his body,” he told the media, here today. – SayangSabah