1 killed, 2 injured, in 4WD crash in Keningau

AARON LEE


KENINGAU: One person was killed and two injured when a four wheel-drive vehicle skidded off the road at Kampung Salir Sook here, early this morning.

The deceased was identified as Jeaffery Junior Jomilus, 21.

Two other passengers of the 4WD – Jcarysarmindo Junior Jomilus,18 and Rizwan Johari, 25, suffered minor injuries.

The District Fire and Rescue Department was alerted to the incident at 3.12am.

"(Members of the public were there when we arrived and) had helped to remove (Jeaffery, who was pinned to his seat).

"He was pronounced dead at the scene by medical personnel," a spokesperson said.