Sergeant and two others killed in car crash


  • Nation
  • Tuesday, 23 Sep 2003

MALACCA: Three people, including a police sergeant, were killed in a head-on collision between two cars at the 23rd kilometre of the Selandar-Batang-Melaka road here yesterday.  

The victims were identified as Sarjan Salim Buang, 45, from Durian Tunggal, his wife, Sinarna Ismail, 41, and Wong Boon Teng, 12, from Batang Melaka. 

Jasin OCPD DSP Dzulkarnain Abd Rahman said in the 2.30pm incident, Salim's car collided with a car driven by Wong's mother, who had yet to be identified. 

He said Wong and Salim, an assistant investigating officer attached to the Tangkak police station, suffered fatal head injuries and died at the scene. 

Sinarna died an hour later at the Selandar health clinic. 

The bodies were taken to the Tangkak Hospital. – Bernama  

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