One driver was killed and another seriously injured when the trucks they were driving collided yesterday at Jalan Teluk Intan-Sitiawan near Lekir.
A 30-year-old truck driver who unloaded was found dead at the scene, while a 31-year-old land truck driver was seriously injured and an empty truck driver was reportedly injured and is believed to have been taken to Seri Manjung Hospital (HSM). .
The unloaded truck was from the direction of Teluk Intan while the land truck was from the direction of Sitiawan with the two drivers stuck in their respective positions in the incident at around 8 a.m.
Sitiawan Fire and Rescue Station Operations Commander Razlan Demyati said that as soon as they arrived at the scene, the two trucks collided with the two drivers, who were still stuck in their respective positions.
“The members then used special equipment to remove the two victims,” he said when contacted. Messenger.
According to him, the dead victim was handed over to the police team for further actions while the severely injured victim was sent to HSM for further treatment.