Update: They critically need blood. If you are in Perak, pop by the nearest blood bank to donate your blood.
Update: 28 killed bus crash in Cameron Highland
Just now I heard at Buletin Utama about a bus crash in Cameron Highland. Another bus crash in Malaysia, but almost all the victims are foreigners, two of them are Malaysian – driver and tourist guide.
Extract below are from the news and image from The Star..
Twenty-seven passengers of a tour bus were killed after the vehicle hit a divider and overturned on its way down from Cameron Highlands Monday.
Twenty-two died at the scene of the accident and five at the Raja Permaisuri hospital here. Another 10 injured were being treated at the hospital.
According to Perak state deputy CPO SAC Datuk Zakaria Yusof, the fatalies included three Malaysians and 23 Thai nationals, some of them children.
He said the bus had 37 passengers onboard, 34 of them Thai.
Bus crashes in Malaysia is normal.. always happened and this is another case. In this year, we can see a few horrific case.. if you still remember,
Dec 17: Four prison officers killed after a Prisons Department bus plunged into a ravine along the hilly and winding Tambunan-Kota Kinabalu trunk road.
Oct 29: Seven passengers, aged between 13 and 28, killed after their bus skidded and overtured at KM38 Genting Sempah, while enroute to Kuala Lumpur. It was later revealed the driver of the bus had no valid driving licence.
Oct 10: Thirteen killed in bus crash along KM223 of the North-South Expressway (NSE), near the Simpang Ampat toll plaza.