IPOH: Six people were injured when a double-decker express bus was involved in an accident with a trailer at KM249.6 of the North-South Expressway near the Sungai Perak Rest and Service Area (R&R), Kuala Kangsar early this morning. A Perak Fire and Rescue Department spokesman said the injured victims comprised five passengers and the bus driver. He said the department received a call at about 3.44am before a team each from the Kuala Kangsar and Meru Raya stations rushed to the location. Upon arrival, firemen assisted a visually impaired victim to get out of the bus via the emergency door, he added. “Members of the public also helped to rescue other injured victims from of the bus,” he said in a statement today.
Source: New Strait Times December 07, 2017 01:52 UTC