Motorcyclist killed in collision with car

Zarina Abdullah

CHUKAI: A 35-year-old motorcyclist has been killed in a collision with a car near Kampung Meraga Beris, here, yesterday.

The rider of the Honda EX5 motorcycle, Mohd Suhaidi Mohd Syukur, died at the scene in the 10am incident.

The Perodua MyVi driver and his passenger, both in their 30s, were not injured.

Police believed the motorcycle was travelling along Jalan Kuala Terengganu-Kuantan when it suddenly veered into the opposite lane and crashed head-on with the car.

The impact threw Suhaidi off his machine and into the car's windscreen before landing on the road.

Police said the victim's body has been sent to the Kemaman Hospital for post mortem.

"The case is being investigated under Section 41(1) of the Road and Transport Act 1987." said a policeman.