Cancun, Q.R. — A motorcycle driver who was being perused by police died after losing control of his bike. The accident took place in the Alfredo V. Bonfil delegation of Cancun early Tuesday morning.
Police were chasing two men aboard a motorcycle in SM 308 after they fled the scene of a police check stop. During the chase, the driver lost control and skidded his bike. He was killed. He died after being admitted to hospital.
His male passenger was not injured. The unidentified man was taken into police custody. Video of the high speed chase through city streets has since been released after it was recorded by a home surveillance camera. Local authorities have not commented on the video.