IPOH: A motorcyclist died on the spot after he crashed into a wild boar at KM59 of the Ipoh-Kuala Lumpur road near Tapah.
Tapah OCPD Supt Wan Azharuddin Wan Ismail said the incident happened at around midnight Sunday (Jan 24) when the victim, Muhammad Rasidi Shamsuddin, 35, was on his way home to Bidor after work.
He said the deceased worked at a fast food restaurant at the Tapah R&R area.
“It is believed that the victim had hit an animal, believed to be a wild boar, before his vehicle skidded, and he died on the spot.
“His body has been brought to the Tapah Hospital for a post-mortem, ” he said.