Man injured after car turns turtle at Jalan Kapit-Song

Firefighters spraying dry foam to clean oil spill on the road.

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KAPIT, Jan 24: A 45-year-old man suffered injuries after his car turned turtle at Jalan Kapit-Song today.

According to the state Fire and Rescue operation centre, a team of 11 firefighters from the Kapit fire station were deployed to the scene after receiving a distress call at 9.45am.

“The operation commander reported that a sub-compact vehicle had turned turtle after losing control and the victim managed to get out of the vehicle by himself before the arrival of the firefighters,” the statement said.

The victim being transported to Kanowit Hospital.

The victim suffered injuries to the head and leg, and was given medical treatment by the Fire and rescue Emergency Medical Rescue Services (EMRS) at the scene, before he was transported to Kanowit Hospital. – DayakDaily