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Ambulance with pregnant woman hit by 4WD (video)

Written by: mottaman | 27 Feb 2019 10:07
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27 Feb 2019 10:07
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A pregnant woman suffered head injuries after the ambulance she was in was hit by an SUV at the Jalan Tun Ahmad Zaidi Adruce traffic interchange in Kuching yesterday.

The impact caused the ambulance to overturn. It was transporting the woman from Kota Samarahan to the Sarawak General Hospital when the incident occurred about 9.30am.

Police said the ambulance was hit from the left by the 4WD at the Jalan Green-Jalan Tun Ahmad Zaidi intersection causing the ambulance to overturn by the side of the road.

The 40-year-old patient suffered head injuries and was brought to the Sarawak General Hospital's emergency unit for treatment.

According to The Star, the ambulance driver and a nurse were uninjured while another nurse suffered light injuries to her cheek.

The 74-year-old 4WD driver was unhurt.

Police said the case was being investigated under Section 43(1) of the Road Transport Act.

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