JavaScript is off. Please enable to view full site.

Drunk motorcyclist collides with woman, baby, killing 3 in Vietnam

Monday, July 06, 2020, 14:11 GMT+7
Drunk motorcyclist collides with woman, baby, killing 3 in Vietnam
A motorcycle is damaged after an accident in Binh Phuoc Province, Vietnam, July 4, 2020. Photo: B.L. / Tuoi Tre

Three people were killed after a drunk motorcyclist crashed into a woman who was carrying her baby as she crossed a street in the southern Vietnamese province of Binh Phuoc on Saturday evening.

The accident happened at around 7:30 pm on National Highway No. 14 in Minh Thang Commune, Chon Thanh District, police confirmed on Sunday.

According to preliminary information, Pham Minh Tri, 24, was riding his motorcycle with number plate 93P2-581.97 from Chon Thanh District toward Dong Xoai City.

Tri then crashed into Doan Thi Hue, 34, who was crossing the road while carrying her two-year-old daughter.

Tri, Hue, and the baby girl were all killed following the collision.

The investigation later revealed that Tri was riding his vehicle under the influence of alcohol, while Hue did not pay attention to incoming vehicles as she crossed the street.

Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter to get the latest news about Vietnam!

Tuoi Tre News

Read more

;

Photos

VIDEOS

Experience summer sand-boarding in Mui Ne

Sand-boarding, a popular activity amongst local children in the coastal tourism town of Mui Ne in south-central Vietnam, is attracting hundreds of tourists to the Red Sand Dunes

Young maple trees given better protection as Hanoi enters rainy season

The trees are currently growing well, with green leaves and healthy branches.

Hunting skinks for food in southern Vietnam

Skink meat is known to be soft, tasty, and highly nutritious.

Vietnamese-made app allows people to grow real veggies via smartphone

Nguyen Thi Duyen, a young engineer in Hanoi, developed the app and its related services to help busy people create their own veggie gardens.

Chinese tourists hit by Vietnamese over dine and dash

Four Chinese were reportedly injured, with one having a broken arm.

Latest news