JOHOR BARU: A Civil Defence Department (JPAM) officer was killed in a head-on collision on Jalan Tebrau-Kota Tinggi, near Pasar Borong Pandan.
Kamaruzalipah Muhamad, 42, died at the scene from severe injuries.
According to Tebrau Fire and Rescue Department chief Mohd Shazarul Afidz Mohd Khairuddin, the crash occurred when a Volkswagen suddenly entered the opposite lane, crashing into the Kenari driven by Kamaruzalipah.
The driver of the Volkswagen, identified as Chan Kian Woon, 26, and a passenger, Vietnam national Phan Ti Kieu Tien, 19, only sustained minor injuries in the Tuesday 12.20am incident.
They were sent to the Sultan Ismail Hospital for treatment.