IPOH: A tanker driver was injured after his vehicle skidded and hit the road divider at Km 264, PLUS Highway near the Menora Tunnel here today.
In the 2.30 pm incident the driver, who was transporting chemicals, sustained light injuries and was rescued by the public witnessing the accident.
Meru Fire and Rescue Department head Mohd Zamri Awang Long said the victim, in his 40s, were brought to the Raja Permaisuri Bainun Hospital for treatment.
“The lorry is believed to be heading to Ipoh from Kuala Kangsar,” he said when contacted by Bernama here today.
He said the incident caused a traffic jam and its cause was being investigated.- BERNAMA