SPEED FACTOR:Police said a video taken from a camera mounted on one of the motorcycles showed that they were speeding and weaving before hitting a truck
Date: Apr 17, 2015
By: Jason Pan / Staff reporter
An accident in Pingtung County yesterday resulted in the deaths of four people, prompting authorities to urge motorists to obey road safety rules and yield to vehicles with right of way.
Several ambulances and emergency crews responded to calls in Neipu Township (內埔) at about 3am, after two motorcycles collided with a delivery truck, with four people taken to local hospitals.
All four were pronounced dead from massive injuries they sustained in the crashes.
Police said the people killed were two male motorcyclists, one surnamed Wu (吳), 29, and another surnamed Kuo (郭), 27, along with their two female passengers, both 17. [FULL STORY]