LAST_UPDATEThu, 26 Apr 2018 8am

Armoured Fighting Vehicle Overturns At Highway, Two Dead

The overtuned AFV at the expressway/Pic:NSTThe overtuned AFV at the expressway/Pic:NSTKUALA KANGSAR: Two soldiers were killed when the army armoured fighting vehicle (AFV) they were travelling in crashed at Km232 of the North-South Expressway today.

One of them died at the scene and the other at Kuala Kangsar Hospital following the 6.40pm incident.

It is understood there were two other soldiers in the AFV. However, it was not immediately known whether they were injured.

A Kuala Kangsar Fire and Rescue Department spokesman said the department received a distress call at 6.46pm.