SHAH ALAM: A Road Transport Department (RTD) officer who was stationed at a roadblock here near the Setia Alam toll plaza today, lost his life after a trailer ran over him.
In the unfortunate 1pm incident, the victim, 32-year-old Mohd Ridzuan Yusoff, died on the spot as a result of severe head injuries after he was run over by the tyres of the trailer.
According to sources, Mohd Ridzuan has just completed his inspection of the front and tyres at the front of the trailer. The trailer driver then drove off without realising that the victim was still in front of his vehicle, crushing him.
The victim’s remains have been sent to the Shah Alam Hospital for post mortem and the case is still being investigated under Section 41(1) of the Road Transport Act 1987. – The Inscriber