Worker escapes with slight injury when container crashes into lorry compartment, crushes it


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BUTTERWORTH: A contract worker at the Penang Port Sdn Bhd (PPSB) was injured in a mishap that happened at the North Butterworth Container Terminal (NBCT).

The worker, who was a driver, was in a lorry when one of its containers slipped and fell on top of the driver’s compartment, crushing it.

However, the driver escaped with slight injuries and was rushed to the hospital in the accident on Thursday (April 4) night.

PPSB, in a statement, said it was not true that there were casualties, where images of the incident has since gone viral.

However, the company did not give any details at the time of the incident, or age of the driver.