KUCHING, May 25: An Indonesian worker was killed after he was buried 10 feet under a landslide at Bandar Baru Semariang today.
The Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) operations centre in a statement disclosed that they received the emergency alert via MERS 999 at 5.12pm.
The victim was reportedly working on underground pipe installation at a roundabout at Jalan Sultan Tengah when the incident occurred.
It took a team of firefighters from Petra Jaya station led by PBK II Noorudin Ismail Talab about 10 minutes to extract the 25-year old victim.
He was pronounced dead at the scene by medical personnel. — DayakDaily