KUALA LUMPUR – A three-month-old baby boy died in a freak accident at KM433.8 of the North-South Expressway near Kuala Kubu Baru on Sunday.
The child, Aril Rizqin Redza Shahril, was confirmed dead at the Sungai Buloh Hospital.
Hulu Selangor police chief Supt R. Supramaniam said in the 1pm incident, a car driven by one S. Nishanty, 27, had spun in the opposite direction and crashed into the road barrier causing the driver of another car, Shahril Salleh, 32, to lose control of his vehicle, which skidded and crashed into a drain.
The impact of the accident saw Shahril’s wife, Rafnah Mongudancgal, 35, and baby thrown out of the car, he said in a statement.
Shahril, his wife and two other sons, Aril Hakimi Ashraf, 11 and Aril Zakuan Haris, 4, sustained minor injuries. – Bernama