Lorry driver died 5 days before discovered in Sibu

Bomba and police personnel removing the deceased from the lorry.

SIBU, Dec 3: A lorry driver was found dead inside a three-tonne lorry which was parked along the Sibu-Tanjung Manis road on Tuesday morning.

According to a report from the Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba), it was believed that the deceased had been dead for five days as the lorry had been parked at the roadside for five days.

The driver was identified as Law Siew Liong, 66, and pronounced dead at the scene by a medical officer.

The police was also called to the scene and are investigating the case. — DayakDaily