Friday, May 28, 2010

25 Tourists From Singapore Escape Unhurt After Bus Rams Garage

KUALA TERENGGANU, May 28 (Bernama) -- A bus carrying 25 tourists from Singapore skidded before it rammed into the garage of a house at Km16, Jalan Kuala Terengganu-Kuantan near Kampung Kijing, Marang Friday.

However, only the bus driver Haslimun Hasan, 44, sustained a broken arm, while the other passengers escaped unhurt.

Marang Public Order and Traffic chief, Chief Inspector Mohd Rafii Shaari, said the bus was heading to the Syahbandar Jetty here when the mishap occurred at 8am.

The incident also caused four motorcycles and two cars parked in the garage to be badly damaged, he said.