Flash floods wreak havoc

Continuous heavy showers from dawn yesterday caused flash floods in several areas, leaving roads submerged under water. Several accidents were also reported as a result.

At Kiarong Complex, the road was impenetrable as people were beginning to leave their homes for work. Eyewitnesses reported of cars stuck in heavy rain.

Meanwhile, in Jalan Beribi, a four-wheeldrive vehicle skidded to the middle of the road and landed at the road divider. A shopping outlet basement car park in Mentiri, and areas in Jalan Ong Sum Ping and the Old Airport as well as interiors of restaurants were not spared from the flash floods.

More details on Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin