Search

Search form

Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Bus kills three on bike

Bus kills three on bike

Bus kills three on bike

Three men are dead after they were hit by a bus while riding a motorbike in Kampong Speu’s Phnom Srouch district.

Deputy chief of the provincial traffic police Sem Sorith said the driver of the bus, which belongs to the GST Express company and was carrying several passengers, did not stop after hitting the motorbike, even when police gave a brief chase.

He identified the victims as 19-year-old Chheng Chan, his 22-year-old brother Chheng Hin and their cousin, 22-year-old Von Vuth.

In a separate incident on Tuesday, seven people were killed and 32 were injured when passengers in a truck headed to a wedding in Kampong Cham collided with another truck.

To contact the reporter on this story: Sen David at [email protected]

RECOMMENDED STORIES

  • Breaking: PM says prominent human rights NGO ‘must close’

    Prime Minister Hun Sen has instructed the Interior Ministry to investigate the Cambodian Center for Human Rights (CCHR) and potentially close it “because they follow foreigners”, appearing to link the rights group to the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party's purported “revolution”. The CNRP - the

  • Rainsy and Sokha ‘would already be dead’: PM

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Sunday appeared to suggest he would have assassinated opposition leaders Sam Rainsy and Kem Sokha had he known they were promising to “organise a new government” in the aftermath of the disputed 2013 national elections. In a clip from his speech

  • Massive ceremony at Angkor Wat will show ‘Cambodia not in anarchy’: PM

    Government officials, thousands of monks and Prime Minister Hun Sen himself will hold a massive prayer ceremony at Angkor Wat in early December to highlight the Kingdom’s continuing “peace, independence and political stability”, a spectacle observers said was designed to disguise the deterioration of

  • PM tells workers CNRP is to blame for any sanctions

    In a speech to workers yesterday, Prime Minister Hun Sen pinned the blame for any damage inflicted on Cambodia’s garment industry by potential economic sanctions squarely on the opposition party. “You must remember clearly that if the purchase orders are reduced, it is all