Photo by CHin Pei Kei
IPOH: Overtaking of a lorry rammed into two cars from reverse direction and caused one death and seven injured on Jalan Gopeng near here.
The lorry driver, 63 was died in the accident, seven were however traumatized and sent for observation and outpatient treatment at the Gopeng hospital.
Overtaking lorry: The driver were clipped inside the vehicle before saved.
“It is believed that the lorry was ahead to Medan Gopeng overtaking when rammed into the Proton Iswara and Proton Wira which both were heading to Gopeng from jalan Gopeng. All three vehicles were smash in the accident, and the lorry driver was clipped before he was saved, “comment by Ipoh Traffic Police chief DSP mohd Rodzi Reja.
The accident caused traffic jam for five km long while all the included vehicles were blocking the road, happen others road users to jammed for one hour long.
Public looked at the smashed car with helpless.