IPOH: A special officer to a state executive councillor was killed when the car he was driving crashed head on with a lorry along Jalan Bota Kanan- Teluk Intan.
Ahmad Nor Al-Zaidin Ahmad Azzudin, 35, his wife Norhaslina Abdul Razak, 27, and his younger sister Nor Azira, 24, died on the spot in the Wednesday 6.30am crash.
Ahmad Nor Al-Zaidin is the special officer to Datuk Zainol Fadzi Paharuddin.
Nor Azira was a practical student attached to the Teluk Intan Customs Department, while Norhaslina was a clerk with the Inland Revenue Board.
Perak Tengah OCPD Supt Mohamad Zainal Abdullah said initial investigations showed that the car, which was heading from Kampung Gajah to Teluk Intan, collided into the lorry from the opposite direction, and both vehicles landed in a ditch.
"Due to the impact of the crash, all three inside the car died on the spot.
"The bodies have been sent to the Changkat Melintang hospital for post-mortem," he said.
Supt Mohamad Zainal said the 25-year-old lorry driver has been arrested to assist in investigations.