Sunday, April 14, 2013
An engaged couple were killed when the motorcycle they were riding was hit by a four-wheel-drive vehicle at kilometre 9, Beaufort-Papar road here last night.
In the 7.15pm incident, Mohd Faizuan Jaafar, 22, and Norbaizurah Jasmin, 19, died on the spot due to serious injuries.
Beaufort police chief DSP Mustafa Maaroff said initial investigations found that the couple were travelling from Beaufort when their machine was rammed from behind by the Toyota Prado driven by a 56-year-old man, causing it to hit the rear of a Perodua Myvi car.
"The drivers of the vehicle were unhurt," he added, when contacted here today