Bacalar, Q.R. — A man riding his tricycle Saturday night was killed instantly when he was hit by a car while traveling along the shoulder of the highway.
The accident was reported Saturday night along the Chetumal-Bacalar section of highway near cenote Azul. Preliminary data says the car was going at approximately 130 km/h when the tricycle was hit. Paramedics were called to the scene, only to pronounce the man.
The driver of the vehicle failed to stop at the scene of the accident. There have not been any reported arrests. The deceased has not been identified. Forensic Medical Service were called to remove the body.