Australian Scooter Rider Killed In Bali


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An Australian man has been killed, after his scooter was hit by a truck in Bali.

59-year-old Sydneysider Peter Raymond Robinson died after his machine was struck in an intersection in Denpasar on Friday.

It is believed he had been trying to avoid the truck, which allegedly ran a red light, when he lost control and crashed.  

The truck driver has been arrested and is being questioned.  

The Foreign Affairs department is providing consular assistance.