Driver extricated from wrecked car

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KOTA SAMARAHAN: The driver of a car suffered injuries to his neck after his vehicle apparently spun out of control along Jalan Samarahan Bypass in the wee hours of Tuesday (Jan 18).

A spokesman for the Sarawak Fire Department operations centre said the incident happened at 2.05am in Taman Berlian.

Firemen from the Kota Samarahan station who arrived at the scene after receiving an emergency call, found the car in a ditch and its driver trapped inside.

They had to use special rescue tools to extricate the victim, who suffered injuries to his neck.

The victim received initial treatment before he was handed over to paramedics for further medical attention.

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