Senior citizen dies, eight others injured in Hulu Selangor road accident


  • Nation
  • Saturday, 08 Jun 2019

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): A senior citizen was killed while eight others suffered injuries in an accident involving two cars at KM4, Jalan Sungai Tua-Ulu Yam, Saturday (June 8) afternoon.

Hulu Selangor district police chief Supt Lim Bak Phai said the victim, 63-year-old Faridah Muda from Batang Kali, Selangor, who was a passenger in a Toyota Unser together with six others believed to be her family members, died on the spot in the 2.30 pm incident.

"The accident occurred when a Toyota Camry carrying two men, aged 31 and 23, from Selayang to Ulu Yam swerved before colliding head-on with the MPV from the opposite direction.

"The two men suffered severe injuries to their legs, while Faridah's six family members were also injured,” he said in a statement Saturday.

He said all victims were taken to Hospital Selayang, adding that the case was currently being investigated under Section 41 (1) of Road Transport Act 1987. - Bernama

 


   

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