JOHOR BAHRU – Three people, including a five-year-old boy, were killed when the car they were travelling in skidded and crashed into a tree at Kampung Serom 6, near Ledang today.
Ledang district police chief Supt Mohamad Salleh Abd Razak identified the victims as car driver Dolmat Omar, 56, his five-year-old son Muhammad Danish Aiman Dolmat and a passenger in the car, ,Fazillah Rashid, 33.
All the victims sustained serious head injuries and died on the spot, he said when contacted here.
The bodies had been sent to Tangkak Hospital for post mortem.
The crash occurred about 5.45 am while the car was heading to Bukit Gambir from Sungai Mati. – BERNAMA