Couple and young daughter killed in grisly accident


SERDANG: A couple and their young daughter were killed while another man was seriously injured when the Proton Satria they were in collided with with a lorry at Kampung Batu 12 Terap, here at noon today. Kedah Fire and Rescue Department Public Relations officer Mohamad Mustakim Mukhtar said a team of rescuers from the Serdang Fire Station was despatched to the scene upon receiving a distress call about 12.18pm. "Upon arriving at the scene, the team found two men pinned under the driver and front passenger seats in the mangled car. "The rescuers pulled the men out but the driver was pronounced dead at the scene while the other man suffered serious injuries. Mohamad Mustakim said the woman and her daughter seated at the back were killed on the spot. He said the bodies had been handed over to the police. © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd