KUALA LUMPUR: A female taxi passenger was killed while three others were injured in a four-vehicle crash in Jalan Loke Yew heading towards Cheras here today.
Kuala Lumpur Traffic Enforcement and Investigation chief ACP Zulkefly Yahya said the crash took place after lorry driver Suhaimi Sulaiman, 45, lost control of his vehicle and entered the opposing lane, colliding with a Perodua Axia, a taxi and a motorcycle.
N. Shanta Kumari, 72, died from serious head injuries in the 2.21pm incident, while taxi driver P. Muniandy, 67, Perodua Axia driver Siti Noorwati Abdul Haya, 38, and motorcyclist, S. Nwhethan, 20, were injured. Suhaimi was unhurt, Zulkefly said here today.
Those injured had been sent to Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Hospital for treatment. –BERNAMA