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Motorbike and bin lorry collision causes the death of a young police officer

Dr Photo - MOTORBIKE AND BIN LORRY COLLISION CAUSES THE DEATH OF A YOUNG POLICE OFFICERA GNR soldier, born in the parish of Ponte S. Vicente, in Vila Verde, died early yesterday Monday after a collision between his motorcycle and a rubbish truck in Almancil.

João Luís Santos, 28, served in the Territorial Subdetachment of Quarteira was off duty when the accident occurred, just after 23:00 hours on Sunday night.Dr Photo - João Luís Santos

The GNR registered the occurrence and the accident is being investigated by the Criminal Investigation Center for Traffic Accidents (NICAV).

Our sincere condolensces go to his loved ones.

Original article available in Portuguese at http://postal.pt/