Fatal Accident On LDP Causes Morning Gridlock

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PETALING JAYA: A fatal accident on Lebuhraya Damansara-Puchong (LDP) early Wednesday morning caused massive jams in several locations around the Klang Valley.

In the accident, the victim identified as 28-year-old Lim Ji Qin was a passenger in a Volkswagen Passat that collided with a lorry at around 6.40am.

The driver of the Volkswagen suffered injuries while the lorry driver escaped unhurt.

The Puchong Fire and Rescue Department, which arrived at the scene at 6.51am, found that the victim had died on the spot.

Traffic was also at a crawl from Sri Petaling and Kota Kemuning, and Bukit Jalil Highway from Technology Park Malaysia.

As of 11am, the accident scene has been fully cleared and traffic is now almost back to normal. -THE STAR