Thursday, September 24

Three hurt after bus crashes into house


GEORGE TOWN: Three people were hurt when a stage bus went out of control and crashed into a shophouse in Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling here tonight.

In the 9.15 pm incident, the bus was said to have skidded before hitting a pillar in front of the house.

A police spokesman said two of the four bus passengers in the bus suffered light injuries and were sent to hospital.

“The bus driver was also injured and was rushed to hospital,” he said.

Police were investigating to identify the cause of the accident. Those with information are urged to contact the nearest police station. – BERNAMA