Foreigner drowns in flooded Seremban abandoned construction site

Nur Aqidah Azizi

SEREMBAN: A Nepalese man was found drowned in a pool at an abandoned construction site at Dataran Seremban here, today.

Seremban Fire and Rescue Department Senior Officer II Hamlan Ishak said they received a distress call at 9.14am and five firemen were dispatched to the location.

He said the victim, in his 40s, is believed to have entered the gated private property through a broken fence.

"The victim was rescued by members of the public who saw him fall into the water.

“However, he was pronounced dead at the scene by a medical team who arrived soon after," Hamlan added.