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Woman killed when Playa del Carmen taxi, motorcycle collide

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — One person was killed and another injured after a motorbike and taxi collision. The accident was reported along the Puerto Morelos-Playa del Carmen section of highway Sunday.

Reports says that the two units collided around 12:30 p.m. after the taxi attempted a highway U-turn. In doing so, reports say the driver of the Playa del Carmen taxi cut off the motorcycle driver, who hit the front of the taxi van at full speed.

The driver of the bike, identified as Maricarmen N, was killed, while the taxi’s passenger, also a woman, was rushed to hospital in serious condition.