Bomba rescues Kapit woman trapped in car after crash at housing area

Fire and Rescue personnel helping the victim to get out from the car.

By Malcolm Lau

KUCHING, May 10: Fire and Rescue personnel have rescued a woman who was trapped in her car following a crash at a residential area at Taman Airport, Kapit.

Firefighters who arrived at the scene following a distress call at 10.40pm yesterday, said the victim, 37, was found trapped at the driver’s seat of the vehicle after it crashed into a gate pillar of a house.

“The victim was conscious when firefighters arrived and the operation to free the trapped victim went smoothly,” the department said in a statement.

The victim was rushed to the hospital for immediate treatment. — DayakDaily