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Man killed when car crashes into lorry

— A 24-year-old man was killed when the car he was driving crashed into the rear of a stalled lorry by the roadside at Kilometre 4 Jalan Bentong (Gombak bound), about 170km from here, early today.

Bentong district police chief Supt Zaiham Mohd Kahar identified the victim in the crash which occurred about 1.50 am as K. Anantha Raj, who was driving towards Gombak when he was believed to have lost control of the wheel, causing the car, a Perodua Kancil, to skid and veered into the opposite lane before crashing into the lorry.

“The impact killed the victim, from Bentong, on the spot, “ he said in a statement and urged those who witnessed the crash to contact the police to facilitate investigation.

Source: BERNAMA News Agency

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