Two women cheat death when road caves in

Firefighters responding to a landslide that caused the road to cave in at KM4, Jalan Bukit Goram.

KAPIT: Two women managed to escape the jaws of death when the road they were driving along caved in at KM4, Jalan Bukit Goram on Monday morning (Mar 8).

Kapit fire chief Erwandy Tugor said the incident happened at 6.20am and his men were despatched to the scene soon after receiving a distress call.

Upon arriving there, the team confirmed that the incident did happened and they found the women’s car.

“Two women aged 46 and 32, managed to get out to safety before the team arrived.

“Both of them only sustained minor injuries,” he said.

To ensure the safety of other road users, the firemen installed barriers at the site to warn people to stay away.

Policemen and workers from the Public Works Department (JKR) were also present at the scene.

Firefighters responding to a landslide that caused the road to cave in at KM4, Jalan Bukit Goram.