Seven Killed in Accident on Jalan Sultan
Seven people were killed in a collision between a bus, a car and a truck at 10:35 p.m. on Jalan Sultan last night.
dead were all passengers in the car. Police believe the car may have
been trying to overtake the bus when it was struck by a truck coming
from the opposite direction. The driver of the car may not have been
using his lights, as the truck driver said he did not see the car
The police said the car
should not have been trying to pass the bus, since overtaking is not
allowed on Jalan Sultan. In addition, the police reported that the car–a
small Japanese car–should not have been carrying more than five people.
The names of the victims are not yet known.