Published on: Sunday, October 13, 2013
The man, identified as Jass Azvy Jasly from Kg Beringgis, Papar, was apparently riding his Honda EX5 motorcycle towards Putatan from Kota Kinabalu when the12.30am accident happened at the traffic light junction near the Kota Kinabalu International Airport Terminal One.
It was learnt that the Nissan vehicle was headed in the same direction.
The impact of the collision caused the motorcycle to be flung some 15 metres away, killing the motorcyclist instantly.
The vehicle driver however disappeared from the scene.