Lorry driver hurt in LRT station crash


  • Nation
  • Saturday, 04 May 2019

PETALING JAYA: A lorry driver was slightly injured when his vehicle crashed into an escalator at the LRT station in Subang Jaya.

“The accident occurred when the man lost control of the lorry and crashed into the walkway and the nearby escalator,” said Selangor Traffic Investigations and Enforcement deputy chief Deputy Supt Sahimi Husin.

This happened at about 5.30am yesterday at the Taipan LRT station in Persiaran Kewajipan.

“The driver was sent to the hospital for treatment. Investigations are still ongoing to identify the cause of the crash,” DSP Sahimi said.

The accident is being investigated under Section 43 (1) of the Road Transport Act for reckless driving.


   

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