BINTULU: A man was killed in a collision between a car and lorry at Mile 6, Jalan Bintulu-Miri on Saturday.
According to Sarawak Traffic Investigation and Enforcement Department chief Supt Alexson Naga Chabu, the deceased was a passenger in the car driven by his brother.
“The deceased, identified as Layang Munang , 47, died on the spot due to serious injuries he sustained in the crash,” he said.
Prior to the 7.50pm accident, both vehicles were heading towards Miri from Bintulu.
The lorry driver as well as the victim’s brother managed to escape unharmed.
The case is being investigated under Section 41(1) of the Road Transport Act 1987.