One Dead, Four Injured In Road Accident Along Jalan Tuaran

KOTA KINABALU: A man was killed and four other people were seriously injured when the car they were travelling in crashed in Jalan Tuaran Bypass today.

Amirul Izzat Rahmat, 21, was killed after he was thrown out of the vehicle, the Kota Kinabalu Fire and Rescue Department said in a statement.

“The Proton Saga he was in is believed to have gone out of control and crashed,” it said.

The injured are Zulhafiz Pasaran, Mohd Zulhilmi Abdullah, Faizam Fasal, all aged 19, and Hafiz Saruji, 23. They have been sent to Hospital Queen Elizabeth.

The department was alerted to the accident at 5.17am.