Motorcyclist killed in crash with 4wd vehicle in Labuan

LABUAN (Bernama) – A man was killed when the motorcycle he was riding collided with a four-wheel drive vehicle in Jalan Tun Mustapha, opposite the Labuan Airport early yesterday.

The impact of the crash caused Ramli Samil, 20, to be thrown out of the machine. He died on the spot in the 2.36am incident.

It is believed the victim was heading to Pohon Batu from downtown when the machine skidded and rammed into the Range Rover which was parked by the road-shoulder following a tyre puncture.

Labuan police chief, ACP Adzhar Othman said the body was sent to the Labuan Nucleus Hospital.