A shock between a taxi and a motorcycle in the afternoon on Tuesday, caused the death of the driver of this last vehicle at the height of the Eafit University in Medellin.
The accident was reported at 04:27 p.m. And due to this, the local Mobility Secretary completely closed the section of Las Vegas Avenue (race 48) with street 4 South, in the north-south direction.
Until the moment the identity of the dead motorcycle is unknown. The judicial proceedings of the event lasted until 6:15 p.m., when the car was allowed to pass through this avenue road.
According to the authorities' records, based on the last court on March 17 this year, in 2019 16 motorcyclists died in the city, a total of 42 deaths in road accidents .
This represents 38% of the total number, which is why motorcycle riders occupy the first line in mortality in accidents, followed by 14 pedestrians, which up to the aforementioned date, with 33.3%, occupied second place.