Friday the 25th, a serious accident involving a motorcycle and a truck left a 20 year old dead in BR-163 near the municipality of Rurópolis.
According to information, the victim identified only as Cesar made an improper overtaking maneuver and ended up skidding and collided head-on with the truck. The victim was unrecognisable.
The truck tipped over, the driver escaped with only minor injuries. The stretch where the accident occurred is not paved and was wet due to heavy rain which may have contributed to the accident. Police are still investigating.