Fatal crash kills two and injures two others in Miri


The force of the crash flipped the Perodua Viva, killing two and injuring two others.

MIRI: Two people were killed and two others injured when the car they were travelling in collided with a pickup truck near Marudi Junction at around 4.45pm today.

The identities of the deceased – a woman and a man – have yet to be confirmed as at press time.

Personnel from the Lopeng Fire and Rescue station (Bomba) are currently at the scene to help extricate a victim who was pinned to her seat.

The victims were travelling in a Perodua Viva, coming from Miri and heading towards Marudi.

The driver of the pickup truck, which was heading in the opposite direction, and his passengers managed to escape with minor injuries.