Cancun, Q.R. — A mototaxi in Cancun caught fire after being hit by a car in an intersection. The mototaxi, which belonged to Unidos en Pie de Lucha, was completely destroyed after the collision.
Both vehicles collided at 6:00 p.m. at Cecilio Chi Avenue near Vicente Suárez in the area of Paseos Kabah. The 19-year-old moto driver was sideswiped by an oncoming car, which toppled his unit.
As residences watched, the taxi caught fire and burned.
Cancun firemen arrived along with a tow truck. Once the mototaxi was extinguished, it was hauled away. The driver of the taxi suffered a minor injury to his leg.