Two Teenagers were Killed in a horrific accident when a Triton driver suspected of being high on drugs rammed his pickup truck into their vehicle. The incident took place in the wee hours on Sunday.
Both victims were declared dead at the scene by the Selangor Fire and Rescue Department. According to reports, the 24-year-old suspect was driving against traffic on the Federal Highway and was high on cannabis.
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Selangor Fire and Rescue Department director Norazam Khamis said the victims were an 18-year-old male passenger and a 19-year-old female driver, who was travelling to Proton Wira when they were crushed by a pickup truck.
Khamis said both victims were found trapped in their seats. Further adding that they were pronounced dead at the scene and their bodies were taken to Shah Alam hospital for postmortem.
He revealed that the suspect has been arrested and is currently under remand. His urine test results came positive for cannabis. The case is being investigated under Section 41 of the Road Transport Act for the offence of causing death by reckless or dangerous driving.