SUNGAI PETANI – A couple was among three people killed in an accident involving two motorcycles at the 43km Jalan Alor Setar-Butterworth near Sungai Tok Pawang here this evening.
Yahaya Ahmad, 72, and the couple, Dzolkiple Ahmad, 57, and Fauziah Abd Aziz, 57, died on the spot in the 6.40pm crash.
Kuala Muda police chief, ACP Md Zukir Md Isa said Yahaya was riding a Honda C70 when a high-powered motorcycle on which were Dzolkiple and Fauziah collided with the machine.
In a statement here, he said the bodies were sent to the Sultan Abdul Halim Hospital. – BERNAMA