A 25 year old local man was involved in a fatal road accident at Taman Damuan, Jalan Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha, yesterday. The Central Police Station received the emergency call at 5:37 in the morning.
An investigation by the Royal Brunei Police Force found that it was a self-accident and the victim was trapped in the vehicle. Firefighters rescued the victim and rushed him to the Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleh Hospital, however he was confirmed dead by the doctor on duty. The cause of death was due to severe injuries as a result from the accident, while the cause of the accident is still under investigation.
Road users need to always prioritize a considerate and tolerant driving attitude between one another. Aside from that drivers should also ensure safety measures especially while on the road. The Royal Brunei Police Force also advises the public to adhere to the speed limit and not to drive under the influence.
Source: Radio Television Brunei