3 hurt as tour bus plunges into drain near Sepang

The tour bus landed in a drain after it hit the safety rail of a bridge near Sepang this morning. (Bernama pic.)

SEPANG: A tour bus skidded off a bridge on Jalan Salak Tinggi-Nilai here early this morning, injuring the 40-year-old driver and two passengers, including his wife.

The bus hit a safety rail before skidding and plunging some 10m from the bridge into a drain, said Sepang police chief Abdul Aziz Ali.

He said the driver, his wife, aged 30, and a male passenger, 23, suffered light injuries.

They were were sent to the Putrajaya Hospital.

The bus was believed to be heading to Nilai from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan (TBS), Kuala Lumpur, when the accident took place at 6.40am.