Seven-year-old girl dies in an accident

Seven-year-old girl dies in an accident

PUCHONG: A seven-year-old girl lost her life after the car she was travelling in with three other family members collided with a police car at Kampung Selarong Batak, Kuala Kedah last night.

Kota Setar district police chief ACP Mohd Rozi Jidin said in the incident at 11.55 pm, Nur Qistina Qaisara Abdullah, a passenger in a Perodua Viva, died at the spot.

The 18-year-old driver of the car sustained injuries to the head and chest, while a woman aged 30 suffered a broken leg. A three-year-old girl passenger was unharmed.

He said two policemen aged 56 and 57, based at Kuala Kedah police station, sustained minor injuries.

“Investigations revealed the car was heading to Tebangau from Jalan Kuala Kedah when it veered into the opposite lane and hit the oncoming patrol car,” said Rozi.

Nur Qistina’s body was brought to Sultanah Bahiyah Hospital for post mortem.


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