Car driver dies in collision with bus

A man died after the car he was in collided with a bus at Km16 of the Seremban-Tampin road around noon yesterday.

A police spokesman said the victim, identified as B. Mani Vannan, in his 30s, died at the scene due to severe head injuries.

“The victim was on his way to Tampin from Serdang when the incident happened. No casualties were reported among the 26 passengers of the bus,” he said at the scene.

The spokesman did not discount the possibility that the victim was driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol as empty beer cans were found strewn inside his Proton Wira car.

The body was sent to the Tampin Hospital for post-mortem.

– Bernama