JOHOR BAHRU – A nurse was killed when the car she was driving collided with a motorcycle at KM3 Jalan Kempas Baru here yesterday.
Ungku Hariani Farahin Ungku Ra’thali, 23, said to be on her way to work at a private hospital, died on the spot in the crash, while the motorcyclist, Azizan Anuar, 28, was seriously injured.
Johor Baharu Utara district police chief ACP Mohd Khamsani Abdul Rahman said police were informed about the crash at 8.30 pm.
The car driver was believed to have lost control of the wheel, causing the vehicle to veer into the opposite lane before crashing into an oncoming motorcycle, he said when contacted today.
He said the body was sent to Sultanah Aminah Hospital for a post-mortem.
The motorcyclist was also sent to the same hospital for treatment. – BERNAMA