Special team to look into insurance claims of Rapid bus accident victims

The bus driver was reported to have been beaten up in the incident.

KUALA LUMPUR: Rapid Bus Sdn Bhd has set up a special team to handle the claims of victims following the accident involving a RapidKL bus in AU2 Keramat here last night.

Its CEO, Mohd Azam Omar, said the affected vehicle owners can submit their claims together with relevant documents via e-mail to [email protected]

He confirmed that the bus involved in the incident was in good condition.

The bus was involved in a road accident on Jalan Enggang AU2, Taman Keramat, about 8pm.

The driver continued driving the bus while being pursued by a group of motorcyclists.

The bus had rammed several vehicles along the road before reaching the Jalan Ampang-MRR2 Expressway exit where there was a traffic gridlock.

The bus driver was allegedly beaten up by several civilians.

Azam said the company regrets the incident and has given its full cooperation to the police and relevant authorities for the matter to be investigated.

The bus driver is now receiving treatment at the hospital. No one was reported to have been injured during the incident.

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