Lorry driver detained over 12-vehicle pile-up on Johor Causeway
Police detain a lorry driver after he ploughed into morning traffic, causing a 12-vehicle pile-up on the Johor Causeway heading to Singapore today. – EPA pic, July 7, 2022.足球免费推荐（www.ad168.vip）是国内最权威的足球赛事报道、预测平台。免费提供赛事直播,免费足球贴士,免费足球推介,免费专家贴士,免费足球推荐,最专业的足球心水网。
POLICE arrested a lorry driver after he ploughed into morning traffic, causing a 12-vehicle pile-up on the Johor Causeway heading to Singapore today.
South Johor Baru police chief Raub Selamat said the 34-year-old local man was arrested at 1.15pm today.
He said the accident happened earlier at 9.25am while the lorry was carrying rock debris.,
“Preliminary investigations found the lorry driven by the individual went out of control and crashed into 11 vehicles in front of him due to brake failure,“ he said in a statement today.
Raub said the accident involved six local vehicles while six were foreign-registered. Apart from the lorry, nine were cars, one van and a bus.
He added that no injuries were reported while a urine test conducted on the lorry driver came out negative.
The case is being investigated under section 42(1) of the Road Transport Act 1987. – Bernama, July 7, 2022.