Firefighters rescue drivers trapped in cars after Jalan Diplomatik collision

Firefighters working to extract one of the trapped drivers.

By Malcolm Lau

KUCHING, March 15: The impact of a collision between two cars trapped both drivers inside their respective vehicles at Jalan Diplomatik early this morning.

At 6:55am, the Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) were alerted by an emergency call from the public about the collision.

Debris from the collision was scattered across the road.

Upon arrival at the scene, firefighters had to use specialised tools to extract the drivers who had also suffered from injuries during the accident.

Both of the drivers were rushed to a hospital for immediate treatment. The firefighters secured the safety of the scene before returning to their station. — DayakDaily