2 die after car rams petrol kiosk in JB

JOHOR BAHRU: Two men were killed and a woman injured after the car they were travelling in went out of control and crashed into a petrol kiosk in Kampung Melayu Pandan here today.

Tebrau fire and rescue station operations commander Khairul Azhar Abd Aziz said eight firemen in a fire engine and an Emergency Medical Rescue Service (EMRS) unit rushed to the scene after receiving a call at 6.30am.

The driver, Prem Jayapal, 32, and an unidentified male passenger were found dead, he said in a statement.

He said another passenger, a woman by the name of C Edriana, in her 20s, was injured, and sent to the Sultan Ismail Hospital (HSI) here by the EMRS.