Septuagenarian killed in single-vehicle accident along Jalan Tian-Pangtray in Daro

Firefighters working to free the victim from the car.

KUCHING, Nov 26: A 74-year old man succumbed to his injuries following a single-vehicle accident along Jalan Tian-Pangtray in Daro today.

According to a report from Sarawak Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) operations centre, they received a call regarding the incident at 2.45pm.

Firefighters arrived at the location to find that the victim was unconscious in the driver’s seat and proceeded to extract the victim from the vehicle.

After extraction, the victim was pronounced death at the scene by medical personnel from Ministry of Health (MOH) at 3.12pm.

The deceased’s body was later handed over to the police for further action. — DayakDaily