KOTA TINGGI – A woman driving against traffic flow was killed when her Proton Wira car collided head-on with a Proton Persona sedan at Km 34 of Jalan Johor Bahru-Mersing near here today.
Sim Lee Peng, 36, from Kampung Gembut in Kota Tinggi died at the scene due to serious bodily injuries.
Kota Tinggi district police chief Supt Ahsmon Bajah said the incident occurred at 8.45 am when the victim was driving from Kota Tinggi towards Johor Bahru.
The driver of the other vehicle, identified as Fred Anak Edin, was severely injured and currently receiving treatment at the Kota Tinggi Hospital, he said.
The case is being investigated under Section 41(1) of the Road Transport Act 1987. – BERNAMA