KUALA LUMPUR – Two cousins were killed when their car skidded and overturned at Jalan Syed Putra heading to Mid Valley early Sunday.
Kuala Lumpur Fire and Rescue operations centre chief Samsol Maarif Saibani said Mohd Zulkarnain Nasir, 19, who was at the wheel of the car, and Nazrul Tanang, 39, were pinned in their seats and died on the spot in the crash which occurred about 3.30 am.
They were heading home to Klang when Mohd Zulkarnain lost control of the wheel, causing the car to skid and overturn after crashing into a tree, he told Bernama here.
Their bodies were then sent to Kuala Lumpur Hospital for post-mortem.
He said the Fire and Rescue Department received a distress call at about 3.45 am and 18 firemen from the Hang Tuah and Pantai stations rushed to scene. – BERNAMA