KUCHING: A senior citizen, 71, on a bicycle was killed after he was hit by a car.

The deceased, Wong Hock Pii @ Ong Hock Pii, from Stampin was coming out from the Jalan Stampin junction heading into Jalan Tun Jugah.

Jalan Tun Jugah (Photo: Wikimapia)

Jalan Tun Jugah (Photo: Wikimapia)

A university student in his Proton Saga car failed to avoid him and crashed into Wong around 4.30am in Jalan Tun Jugah.

Wong fell from his bicycle and is believed to been killed instantly.

The college student, 22, from Sabah drove straight to the Simpang Tiga police station to lodge a report.

Passers-by contacted Sarawak General Hospital and an ambulance was sent to the scene.

Wong’s body was later brought to the hospital’s mortuary.