A 28-year-old North Dagon township man was struck and killed by a bus on October 30, according to police.
Ko Khaw Gyi was crossing Major Ba Htoo Road in front of Koe Bwae Ya Monastery at 7:30pm when he was hit by a bus en route to North Okkalapa township. The bus was being driven by Ko Htet Aung, 26, who also lives in North Dagon township. Ko Khaw Gyi died at the scene of the accident.
The bus driver is being charged under section 304 of the penal code, for unintentional homicide, and could face up to 10 years in prison. – Toe Wai Aung, translation by Emoon and Khine Thazin Han