5 family members killed in car-lorry crash | The Malaysian Insight

28/6/2022 5:29:00 PM

5 family members killed in car-lorry crash

5 family members killed in car-lorry crash

Head-on collision occurred in Jalan Kuantan-Segamat at about 3pm.

Copy URLFIVE members of a family, including two children and a baby, died when the vehicle they were travelling in was involved in a collision with a trailer lorry in Jalan Kuantan-Segamat today.Kuantan police chief Wan Mohd Zahari Wan Busu said in the 3pm incident, Muhammad Rosli Ibrahim, 33; Nor Afiqah Abdullah Sani, 35; and their children Nur Safwa Irdina, 7; Nur Sofea Raida, 6; and a baby boy died at the scene. 

He said initial investigations found that the accident was believed to have occurred when Rosli, who was driving the car from Muadzam Shah towards Kuantan, entered the lane used by the lorry.“The driver of the lorry on the Kuantan-Segamat route tried to swerve to the left of the road, but collided with the car head on,” he said in a statement today.

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