Pedestrian killed by truck driver
A 50-year-old man was struck and killed by a truck in Yangon Region’s Hmawbi township.
Ko Ye Ko, 19, of Shwe Pyi Thar township, was on the way to Hlawga when he struck U Myint Win, of Hmawbi township, who was killed on the spot. Ko Ye Ko was speeding according to police, who are charging him under section 304 of the penal code, for homicide not amounting to murder. If convicted, he could face 10 years in prison.