Foreign worker killed, 10 others injured in accident
PUTRAJAYA, Nov 1 — A foreign worker was killed and 10 others were injured when a van carrying them skidded into a ditch on the Putrajaya-Cyberjaya road here today.
Selangor Fire and Rescue Department assistant director of operations Hafisham Mohd Noor said the driver of the van, carrying 10 factory workers, lost control of the vehicle before it rammed into a tree at about 6.25 am.
According to him, 10 victims trapped in the vehicle were freed by Cyberjaya Fire and Rescue Station personnel who arrived at the scene at about 6.35 am.
“One victim was pulled out by members of the public before the firemen arrived but was confirmed dead by medical personnel,” he said in a statement today.