Fatal collision claims one life, leaves another injured in Miri

Firefighters working to extricate the victims at the scene of the accident (April 16, 2024).

By Tedong Rantayy

MIRI, April 16: A collision near Miri Airport road earlier this afternoon involving a car crashing into the back of a stationary lorry resulted in the death of one individual and left another injured.

It was believed that the accident occurred around 2.30pm. Emergency responders rushed to the scene.

The car driver, a man aged 39, was killed on the spot, while his passenger, sustained bodily injuries and was rushed to Miri Hospital.

Authorities are investigating the cause of the incident.

The incident causing severe damage to the deceased’s car. — DayakDaily