LANGKAWI – A youth was killed after his motorcycle collided with a buffalo near Kampung Lawer, Jalan Kuala Teriang Langkawi early today.
Langkawi Police Public Order Division chief, ASP Mahadhir Mohd Salleh, who confirmed the case, said the incident took place at 1.53 am.
He said the victim, Syafiq Shahari, 20, of Kampung Batu Ara, Padang Matsirat was heading home when he ran into the buffalo which was in the middle of the road.
He said the victim and his motorcycle were thrown into the padi field at the side of the road by the impact of the collision.
“The victim died on the spot from injuries on the head and chest,” he said, adding that the buffalo was also killed in the incident. – BERNAMA