Tuesday, March 28

Woman lucky to be alive after falling in flooded drain in Kuching


A screengrab from the video shows the woman lying on a table at the coffeeshop being resuscitated by her boyfriend.

KUCHING (March 1): A woman was lucky to be alive after she fell into a flooded drain at Central Park Commercial Centre today.

According to a witness, the woman was walking in the area which was inundated by the flash flood when she accidently missed her step and fell into a drain.

Her boyfriend who was walking beside her quickly jumped into the drain and pulled her out of the water.

She was then brought to a nearby coffeeshop where the boyfriend and members of the public gave her first aid.

A video of the incident was shared on social media. The woman was seen laying on being resuscitate by her boyfriend and a member of the public.

At the time of writing, it is unsure if the woman has been sent to hospital for treatment.