Youth hurt after car rams into signboard

KOTA KINABALU: An 18
year-old student may have
to celebrate new year’s eve
in the ward of the Queen
Elizabeth Hospital (QEH)
after he was involved in a
road accident at Jalan Kolam
here yesterday.
In the 2pm incident, the
male student who was
believed to have lost control
of the Perodua Myvi he was
driving while travelling from
the city towards Luyang.
The car rammed into a
signboard of the Petronas
petrol kiosk before spinning
twice and was fortunate
enough not to have ended
inside a storm drain.
The victim was sent to the
hospital for treatment and
the police who later arrived
at the scene carried out
investigation. It was
believed that the victim was
travelling alone in the car
when the incident happened.
Meanwhile, three friends
were considered lucky when
they escaped with only
minor injuries after a Toyota
Unser car they were
travelling in was hit by a
Ford Ranger car at Damai
here on Thursday.
It was learnt that the
Toyota Unser was making a
U-turn towards Taman
Bornion when it was
suddenly hit by the four
wheel drive vehicle which
was travelling from the
opposite direction. Due to the
impact, the Toyota Unser
overturned while the front
part of the Ford Ranger was
badly damaged.

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