Thursday, October 4, 2012

Article #5 Student dies, two injured in head-on collision!

Published: Saturday September 29, 2012 MYT 8:42:00 PM

KUANTAN: A form five student was killed when the motorcycle he was riding, collided head-on with a lorry at the 17km Jalan Baru Bentong-Raub early Saturday.

Mohamad Zaidi Ahmad, 17, who sustained head injuries in the 6.44am crash, died on the way to the Bentong Hospital. His friend, Mohd Hafifi Jamaludin, 17, who was riding pillion, and the lorry driver, M. Murugiah, 61, sustained head and body injuries.

They have been warded at the hospital.

Bentong police chief Supt Aziz Salleh said Mohamad Zaidi was a student of the Sultan Ahmad Shah Technical Secondary School in Bentong. - Bernama

Summary :

An accident happened in Jalan Baru Bentong, Raub early Saturday. A form five student, Mohamad Zaidi Ahmad was died when his motorcycle collided head-on with a lorry. His friend, Mohd Hafifi Jamaludin, a pillion rider, and the lorry driver, M. Murugiah, had injured their heads and bodies during the accident.

Elements of Newsworthiness : 

What    :  A student was killed in an accident
Who     :  Student
When   :  Early Saturday
Where  :  Jalan Baru Bentong, Raub
Why     :   -
How     :  Motorcycle collided with a lorry