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Australian man dies in Vietnam bike accident
By Thanh Nien News -
An Australian man died when he fell off his motorbike in the southern beach town of Vung Tau on Wednesday, local police said.
Christopher James Wintergreene, 42, was making a turn at high speed when his bike crashed into the sidewalk in front of house No. 28, Ha Long St., witnesses said.
James, who did not wear a helmet, hit his head on the base of a lamp post on the sidewalk and died immediately, police said.
James was employed by a foreign company whose partner is a locally-based oil and gas company.