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June 19, 2018 8:41 AM 35 killed in road mishaps during Ops Selamat

PETALING JAYA: Thirty five lives were lost on the road in Selangor over the last 10 days due to accidents. The Selangor Traffic Enforcement and Investigation Department (JSPT) said there were 34 fatal crashes since Op Selamat 13/2018 kicked off on June 8. "Of the fatalities, 21 were motorcyclists, nine were car drivers, two were lorry driver, one taxi driver 4

June 3, 2018 2:28 AM Honda confirms Takata air bag rupture in fatal crash

A TAKATA air bag inflator ruptured in a fatal car crash in Kuala Lumpur earlier this week, Honda Motor Co said on Friday, in what appears to be the 23rd death worldwide linked to the faulty part that can emit deadly metal fragments. The Japanese automaker has previously confirmed 18 deaths since 2009 linked to the issue that sparked the largest auto industry 9

May 30, 2018 11:37 PM UN plane crashes in DRC injuring five

KANANGA: Five people were injured when a small plane operated by the UN's humanitarian air service overturned on the runway in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday, the organisation said. The accident happened during take off on a remote runway in Kamonia, in central Kasai region, according to statement from the UN World Food Programme (WFP) 6

May 22, 2018 1:48 PM Thai Air Force trainer jet crashes, killing pilot

BANGKOK: A Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) trainer jet crashed while undergoing training in Tak province in northern Thailand today, leaving its pilot dead and co-pilot seriously injured. RTAF spokesman Pongsak Semachai in a statement released today said the incident happened when the L-39 jet was in a training flight before it went down near a golf course 9

May 3, 2018 9:41 AM Russian fighter jet crashes off Syria, both pilots killed: Agencies

MOSCOW: A Russian fighter jet crashed after taking off from an airbase in Syria on Thursday, killing both pilots, Moscow's defence ministry said in a statement carried by news agencies. "As it was climbing after taking off from the Hmeimim airbase, the Russian fighter Su-30SM crashed into the Mediterranean Sea. Two pilots, who fought until the last minute 14

April 19, 2018 8:27 AM Tow truck crashes into schoolgirls in Ranau, one killed

A tow truck driver lost control of his vehicle and rammed into two schoolgirls while heading towards Telupid on Tuesday.KOTA KINABALU, April 19 — A tow truck driver, in a hurry to get to the scene of an accident, wound up ramming into two girls walking on the roadside and killing one of them, police confirmed today. Ranau district police chief Farhan 9

April 18, 2018 8:14 AM 21 dead as truck en route to Indian wedding crashes: Police

NEW DELHI: At least 21 revellers were killed en route to a wedding when their truck flew off a bridge, police said Wednesday, the latest horrific crash on India's accident-prone roads. The truck, carrying more than 40 passengers, smashed through a protective railing in central Madhya Pradesh state late Tuesday and plunged nearly 20 metres to a dry riverbed 18

April 4, 2018 11:01 AM Car crashes into pedestrian in early morning accident

KUALA LUMPUR: A car crashed into a pedestrian who was walking in front of a hotel in the city today. A City Fire and Rescue Department spokesman said they received a distress call at 7.15am about an accident that occurred in front of the Corus Hotel along Jalan Ampang. "Some six firemen from Jalan Tun Razak fire station were dispatched and they reached 12

March 24, 2018 6:46 AM Two killed after car crashes into road divider

GUA MUSANG, March 24 — Two people were killed and another was slightly injured when a Proton Wira car they were travelling in skidded and crashed into the road divider at Kilometer 70 Jalan Gua Musang-Lojing here today. Gua Musang district police chief Supt Mohd Taufik Maidin identified one of the victims killed in the crash, which occurred about 4.30am, as car driver 13

March 22, 2018 2:45 AM At least 17 killed in Thai double decker bus crash

Among the injured, some 10 people are in critical condition and receiving care at a nearby hospital. — AFP picBANGKOK, March 22 — At least 17 people were killed and dozens of others wounded when a bus travelling in northeastern Thailand veered off the road and smashed into a tree, authorities said this morning. The accident occured yesterday evening 14