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Motorcycle rider dies in crash in Pondok Indah

  • News Desk

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Mon, April 24, 2017   /   12:28 pm
Motorcycle rider dies in crash in Pondok Indah This image shows an illustration of motorcycle accident on the road. (Shutterstock.com/File)

The rider of a sports motorcycle was killed early Monday morning in an accident that took place at Pondok Indah roundabout in South Jakarta.

The accident occurred as the victim was riding his Suzuki Hayabusa sport motorcycle at Jl. Metro Pondok Indah, said South Jakarta Police spokesperson, Comr. Purwanta.

 The victim, Peter Hasudungan Valentino, 29, lost control of his bike and hit a park separator at the roundabout.

“[The victim] suffered a serious head injury and died immediately,” Purwanta said, as quoted by kompas.com.

(Read also: Two foreign tourists die in motorcycle accident in Bali)

Peter’s body was then brought to Fatmawati hospital to be examined further, while the motorcycle and Peter’s personal effects were collected by police as evidence. (kuk/wit)