A car fell into a sinkhole at Jalan Maharajalela heading towards Jalan Loke Yew here last night. (Picture courtesy of PDRM)

KUALA LUMPUR: A car fell into a sinkhole at Jalan Maharajalela heading towards Jalan Loke Yew here last night.

Kuala Lumpur Traffic Investigation and Enforcement chief Assistant Commissioner Zulkefly Yahya said initial investigation found that the incident occurred at 11.35pm and involved an area of about three square meters at the location.

“In the 11.35pm incident, a Perodua Myvi driven by a 42-year-old woman fell into a sinkhole. However, the driver, a private company employee, was not injured,” he said in a statement.

He added that further investigation is ongoing in accordance with Rules 10 LN166/59.

“Repair works at the location are being done by Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL),” he said.

Traffic police spotted a landslide on Loke Yew Road heading towards Cheras before closing the road for repairs from Selangor Water Management Sdn Bhd. (NSTP/ MOHD YUSNI ARIFFIN)