Police Probe Fatal Hit-And-Run Incident Involving 33-Year-Old Woman Crossing Federal Highway
A 33-year-old woman was killed in a hit-and-run mishap earlier today while crossing a road at KM7 of the Federal Highway in Kuala Lumpur.
Preliminary findings demonstrated that the accident happened at 12.11 a.m., as per Shah Alam district police chief ACP Mohd Iqbal Ibrahim.
He stated that the pedestrian was crossing the road when she was struck by an unidentified vehicle travelling from Kuala Lumpur to Klang.
“The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, and the body was transported to Shah Alam Hospital for a post mortem,” he said today in a statement, as reported by Malay Mail.
He asserted that the case was being probed for negligent driving under Section 41 of the Road Transport Act of 1987.
Mohd Iqbal also implored witnesses to consult the investigating officer (Traffic Investigation and Enforcement Division), Inspector Muhammad Hasrul Suhiami, at the Shah Alam district police headquarters at 011-31215697.