18-year-old dead in bike-truck crash at SWGH
An 18-year-old died after a collision between a van and a motorbike that took place at Katalbari of South West Garo Hills in Meghalaya on Tuesday evening.
The person who died in the accident was riding a motorcycle with another person accompanying him.
The deceased was identified as Romeo Koch while the injured passenger was identified as Polison Koch.
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The incident happened on Tuesday evening when the motorbike registered AS17D4148 collided head-on with a lorry registered ML08F3215 resulting in the death of the motorcyclist instantly.
The other person with the motorcyclist was seriously injured in the accident and was immediately taken to Garobadha PHC for treatment.
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According to reports, following the accident, the driver of the truck escaped the scene.