JEMPOL: A 17-year old teenager was killed this morning when his motorcycle was involved in a hit-and-run accident at KM1 Jalan Bahau - Juasseh.
Muhammad Hijas Ridzwan Khamis from Felda Palong Tiga, was killed when his Yamahza RXZ bike was struck by a car.
Jempol district police chief Superintendent Noorzainy Mohd Noor said the 5am mishap happened at the Taman Sornam intersection.
The car is believed to have fled right after the accident.
"The victim suffered serious head injuries and died at the scene,” he said.
Police are still conducting investigations and are analysing closed-circuit-television recordings within the vicinity.
Noorzainy said the victim's body was sent to the Jempol Hospital for a post mortem examination.