Fire destroys six buses at depot

  • Nation
  • Tuesday, 05 Apr 2016

Totally destroyed: Passers-by looking at the charred buses at the RapidKL depot in Seri Kembangan.

SERI KEMBANGAN: A fire broke out at the RapidKL depot, destroying at least six buses and damaging three.

Selangor Fire and Rescue Department assistant operations director Mohd Sani Harul said they were alerted to the incident at about 11.29pm.

“We despatched two fire engines and 12 firemen from Serdang and Kajang.

“They arrived several minutes later and found nine buses on fire,” he said.

He said the fire was brought under control within about 90 minutes and was completely put out by 2am.

“No one was injured in the incident and the cause of the fire is still being investigated,” he said.

Kajang deputy OCPD Supt Abdul Ghani Mohamad Ji said police investigations have ruled out arson.

“Further inspection also showed that the buses were not in operation anymore,” he said.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 1
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Next In Nation

Gombak voters fail in bid to reinstate suit against Azmin
Crocker Range full of potential for nature therapy, says Jafry
Meeting to discuss greater women representation in politics next week, says Rina Harun
Works on LPT1 flood mitigation project to begin Oct 1
Hajiji: Brainstorm plans to boost Muslims' economic status at Mabims meet
No dominant party in Pakatan, Kit Siang hits back at Saravanan
Floods: 350 Kelantan SWD personnel on standby for monsoon
MACC seeking best way for public to follow probes' progress
Dr Wee: Malaysia, Canada may lift more travel restrictions as aviation biz surges
Former special officer to ex-Johor MB charged with forgery

Others Also Read