Swedish college student, 22, dies in fall from Subang Jaya apartment unit

Nurul Hidayah Bahaudin

SUBANG JAYA: A foreign student at a private college here fell to his death from the 22nd floor of an apartment building at Jalan Subang 1 here, early today.

Twenty-two-year-old Averdal Avele Adam, from Sweden, suffered severe injuries in the 5am fall and died at the scene.

A distress call was made at 5.24am and the Subang Jaya Fire and Rescue Department deployed eight personnel in one engine and an EMRS vehicle to the scene.

“When we arrived at the location, we found the victim lying on a section of the ground floor veranda of the apartment building.

“We took several minutes to remove his body from the location.

“We then handed it over to the police for further action,” Selangor Fire and Rescue Department assistant director of operations, Mohd Rizal Buang, said when contacted. © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd