Bus plunges into drain, five injured

SIBU: Five passengers were injured in an accident after the bus they were in plunged into a drain at Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman here.

Sixteen others emerged from the overturned bus injury-free, except for some frayed nerves.

The bus was on its way to Miri from Sibu Bus Terminal when the incident happened around 10.30pm on Saturday.

All were sent to Sibu Hospital for further treatment.

The bus veered into a drain as it went out of control at Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman.

The bus driver was taken to Sibu Hospital for blood tests.

The case is still under investigation.

The bus lying inside the drain at Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman.