SEREMBAN – One passenger was seriously injured while 31 others escaped without injuries in an accident involving a bus and a lorry at KM231 of the North-South Expressway near the Pedas Linggi exit, this morning.
Rembau Fire and Rescue Department head Mohd Fuad Majid said the accident happened at about 3.27am when the bus was heading to Kuala Lumpur.
“We received a distress call at about 3.27am and eight firemen were rushed to the scene. One woman who was in the bus was seriously injured while the rest were safe. The injured passenger was sent to the Tuanku Jaafar Hospital for treatment.
“Both the bus and lorry drivers however, suffered minor injuries and received treatment at same hospital,” he said when contacted here, today.
He added said the accident occurred when a bus heading to Kuala Lumpur skidded before hitting the rear and left side of a lorry heading in the same direction. – BERNAMA