KOTA KINABALU: A 23-year-old man died after his four-wheel-drive vehicle loses control and hit a tree at Kilometer 13 Jalan Lintas, last night.
District Police Chief, Assistant Commissioner M. Chandra, said initial investigation has found the victim is believed to be driving his Toyota Hilux from Bukit Padang traffic light direction before losing control of his vehicle and crashed.
“The victim died at the location due to severe injuries on his body,” he said.
The victim is identified as Tonny Chin Lee Min, from Taman Seputeh, Jalan Damai. His body has been sent to the Forensic Unit of Queen Elizabeth 1 Hospital for autopsy.
The case is investigated under Section 41(1) of the Road Transportation Act 1987. – SayangSabah