One dead, one injured after car rams into tree in early morning mishap

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He died after the car he was in slammed into a tree yesterday (March 7) morning.

But his identity has yet to be confirmed by the authorities.

Another man, Clauson Oliver Dee Thomas Michael, was seriously injured in the accident that happened in Kepayan, Kota Kinabalu.

The dead man had no identification documents on him, newspaper The Star reported.

Sabah Fire and Rescue Services Department spokesman Affendy Ramin said they were alerted about the mishap at about 5.25am.

Thirteen firemen rushed to the scene and removed both men, who were pinned in the vehicle.

The unidentified man was pronounced dead at the scene while the other was sent to hospital.

Source: Star Online

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