Malaysian killed in accident

James Kon

A 22-year-old Malaysian Chinese lost his life in a road accident involving three vehicles at the area of Perdayan Bridge in Temburong District yesterday.

According to a report, a distress call was made at 6.48am. The accident caused heavy damages to the vehicle and claimed the Malaysian man’s life.

The other driver, a local, sustained minor injuries and was sent to Pengiran Isteri Hajjah Mariam Hospital. The third driver, who is also a Malaysian, was unhurt.

Authorities reminded road users to always comply with the speed limit, take serious attention on safety by wearing seatbelts and car condition as well as keep their focus on the road.

The badly damaged car of the victim. PHOTO: RBPF