Costa Maya, Q.R. — Two people were killed early Sunday morning in a highway accident in Costa Maya. The driver of a motorcycle, along with his passenger, were killed when they collided with a darkened tractor.
The tractor was being driven along the Ucum-La Unión highway in the middle of the night when it was hit by the motorcycle. The motorcycle driver had left the city of Chetumal and was heading to the town of José Narciso Rovirosa when the accident happened.
According to early information, the tractor was being driven on the highway during the night without lights. Witnesses to the fatal collision called emergency services who pronounced both motorcycle riders, aged 38 and 28, dead at the scene.