Family of four injured as car rams into wild boar in Muar


MUAR: A family of four was injured after the car they were in hit a wild boar on Jalan Muar-Parit Sulong near here on Monday (Jan 30).

The Johor Fire and Rescue Department operations centre said they received an emergency call on the incident at 1.40am.

"The car skidded onto the road shoulder as the driver tried to avoid hitting the wild boar," Muar Fire station chief Sharizal Mokhtar said in a statement.

He said the driver, Mohd Halid Shahid, 59, fractured his thigh.

Sharizal said three other passengers – a woman and two children – suffered minor injuries.

"All victims were sent to Sultanah Fatimah Specialist Hospital here for treatment," he said.

Sharizal said 11 firemen from the Muar fire station were involved, led by senior officer II Zuraimi Harun.

The operation ended at 2.22pm.

Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!

Accident , Wild Boar , Muar

   

Next In Nation

Cabinet reshuffle 'to save the PM' if Malaysia doesn't improve WCR ranking, jokes Anwar
Dr Wee praises govt's decision to stick with original ECRL plan
10 students among those hurt in Kudat collision
Selangor Sultan expresses disappointment over mosque donations theft
Sg Bakap polls: Unity govt parties gaining significant momentum in campaign, says Zambry
Man stranded with dead relative in broken-down car turns to social media for help
M'sia among countries with lowest negative experiences, says report
Alleged mastermind behind 'flying container' case remanded for six days
Negri Sembilan to conduct property re-evaluation after 36 years
Arrested IS militants were targetting senior cops, VVIPs, says Saifuddin

Others Also Read