Motorcycle riding proves to be hazardous to health

Five persons riding on motorcycles died in accidents this weekend.

Saturday night in the Bella Luz section of Corredores a man, a woman and a 2 year old died when a vehicle heading in the opposite direction collided with their motorcycle. The Judicial Investigating Organization identified the adult victims as a 21-year-old man with the last name of Pérez, and a 49-year-old woman with the last name of Guerrero. The 21-year-old driver of the other car was hospitalized and placed under police guard for an investigation.

Sunday in Los Lirios de Los Chiles a motorcycle headed from San Carlos crossed over the center line and collided head-on with a truck, said judicial agents. One person on the motorcycle died and a second suffered injuries.

Also Sunday morning, a 47-year-old man with the last name of Chaves died when his motorcycle ran off the side of the road and hit a utility pole. That was in the Sucre section of Ciudad Quesada. Another person on the motorcycle was injured, agents said.

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