In a heartbreaking turn of events on February 2, a fatal accident on the North-South Expressway in Johor, Malaysia, claimed the life of 29-year-old motorcyclist Maverick Lim. As Maverick’s family grapples with the sudden loss, they are appealing for witnesses and footage of the accident to understand the circumstances surrounding the tragedy. The incident, involving a lorry and a Singapore-registered motorcycle, has left the family devastated, especially considering Maverick’s upcoming wedding plans.
The Tragic Incident:
The accident occurred on February 2 between a lorry and a Singapore-registered motorcycle on the North-South Expressway in Johor, Malaysia.
Maverick Lim, the 29-year-old motorcyclist, lost his life in the collision, turning a day trip with friends into a tragic incident.
Appeal for Footage:
Maverick’s brothers, Nigel and Timothy, have taken to social media to appeal for footage of the accident, aiming to piece together the events leading to the tragedy.
A Facebook post by Nigel Lim sought information about a hit-and-run accident along the North-South Expressway at KM53.3 of Simpang Renggam, involving a lorry that allegedly entered the motorcycle lane.
Conflicting claims have emerged, with the lorry driver alleging that the motorcycle hit him. The family is urging witnesses with footage to come forward and assist in uncovering the truth.
Impact on Family and Wedding Plans:
Double Blow for the Family:
Maverick’s passing has dealt a significant blow to his family, particularly as they were in the midst of preparing for Chinese New Year celebrations.
The tragedy is compounded by the fact that Maverick had wedding plans in the near future, adding to the family’s grief.
Upcoming Wedding Plans:
Maverick Lim had recently proposed to his girlfriend of 11 years on October 7, 2023.
The couple had secured an HDB flat, and Maverick’s Instagram page reflects their joy and anticipation for the upcoming wedding.
Community Appeal and Investigation:
Maverick’s family, friends, and acquaintances are actively appealing to the community for any information or footage that could provide clarity on the circumstances surrounding the accident.
The appeal for witnesses aims to shed light on the events leading to the collision and to determine the accuracy of conflicting claims.