Falling goal post kills standard five pupil

A standard five pupil of Sekolah Kebangsaan Kampung Jawa 2, died after being hit by a falling goal post when playing
football at the school field Friday evening.

The victim, Muhammad Fakhrul Amin Abdul Rahman, 11, suffered severe bleeding and a cracked skull in the incident at 6pm.

The victim’s father, Abdul Rahman Sarbaini, 41, said he was informed by a neighbour of the incident at the school field about 50 meters from his house in the Kampung Jawa Teachers’ Quarters.

“When I reached the site, my son was bleeding heavily and unconscious. I sent him to the Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah, Klang for treatment but he could not be saved,” he said when met in his house yesterday.

Abdul Rahman said his son’s remains were buried at the Sungai Jati Muslim Cemetery, at noon yesterday.

– Bernama