KOTA KINABALU: A man was killed after crashing into a pig that was crossing the road near Jalan Bandau, Membakut off Beaufort district on Friday (Feb 12).
The victim identified as Satia Yusup, 45, was riding his motorcycle to Kg Bandau from the Membakut town when the accident happened at about 7.15pm.
Beaufort OCPD Deputy Supt Azmir Razak said Satia could not control his motorcycle when the pig came out of nowhere and crashed into it.
“He sustained severe head injuries and was pronounced dead on 8.45am on Saturday (Feb 13) at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Kota Kinabalu when he was sent there for treatment, ” he said.
It is not known whether the pig died following the mishap.