KOMPAS.com – A traffic accident involving a Honda Beat motorbike with a Kijang LGX K 8657 CC car driving a Dicky occurred on the highway Wonogiri-Sukoharjo precisely in Kalikatir, Gemantar Village, Wonogiri District, Wonogiri Regency, Central Java, Sunday (2/8/82020).
As a result, a motorbike driver named Edi Setiawan (31), a resident of Youcar Village, Selogiri District, who works as a motorcycle taxi driver online bounced about 20 meters away and died on the spot.
Head of Public Relations Head of Wonogiri Regional Police Iptu Suwondo said the accident began when the Kijang LGX drove from Sukoharjo to Wonogiri with high speed.
When at the scene, the Kijang driver was about to overtake the Avanza in front of him.
However, at the same time from the direction of Wonogiri towards Sukoharjo, the truck drove.
Seeing that, the Kijang driver panicked and swerved left and hit the victim.
As a result, the victim along with his motorcycle bounced about 20 meters away and died on the spot.
“Because the driver of the Kijang LGX car was unable to control the vehicle, it crashed into a Honda Beat motorcycle driven by the victim,” Suwondo said when confirmed on Sunday.
Earlier it was reported, an online motorcycle taxi driver named Edi Setiawan (31) was killed after the motorcycle he was driving was hit by a Kijang LGX car which was about to overtake the Avanza on Sunday.
The victim died after the motorcycle he was driving bounced about 20 meters and died on the spot after being hit by a Kijang driver named Dicky.
Police suspect the accident was triggered by careless deer drivers.
(Solo Contributor writer, Muhlis Al Alawi | Editor David Oliver Purba)