|Curious crowds at the accident scene. — Photo laodong.com.vn
QUANG TRI (VNS) — Two men died after their motorbike collided with a tank truck while travelling from the Lao Bao border crossing to Dong Ha City in central Quang Tri Province.
The motorbike was traveling in the opposite direction when the accident occurred on national highway 49 in the province's Huong Hoa District. Witnesses said the force of the collision threw the two men into the roadside drainage ditch.
The dead were identified as 26-year-old Ho Van Bon and 32-year-old Ho Van Phac, residents of the mountainous Dakrong District. The motorbike was heavily damaged.
Police are investigating the accident. Experts noted that residents of the mountainous areas tend to drive very fast and often do not monitor their speeds. —VNS