A feminine netizen lately took to Fb to share how her automobile abruptly misplaced management and triggered a multiple-vehicle collision because of the tampered highway floor. This incident occurred on the tunnel en route from Taman Tun Dr Ismail (TTDI) to Lebuhraya Damansara-Puchong (LDP) on 2 January.
Right here’s the transient translation of her FB put up.
“I used to be heading dwelling utilizing this tunnel after I completed consuming with my pal. She (the pal) jogged my memory to drive slowly because the highway tends to be slippery on a wet day. So, I slowed down though I wasn’t even driving quick within the first place.
“That’s when my automobile began shedding traction. The highway was extraordinarily slippery as if somebody had poured oil on the floor. I had no management over my automobile and irrespective of how arduous I stepped on the brake, my automobile simply wouldn’t cease.
“I attempted turning the steering wheel and the car hit the wall earlier than it got here to a whole cease. What’s extra unlucky was that the automobiles behind me crashed into one another, inflicting a four-car accident.”
One of many drivers concerned within the accident mentioned that his automobile too had abruptly misplaced management and the brakes didn’t assist a lot because of the slippery highway. Inside 5 minutes, insurance coverage brokers appeared on the scene to help the victims and tow-truck drivers confirmed up in 15 minutes. That’s one hell of a response time!
After informing the policemen on the scene of what had occurred, she was informed that there’s little or no the authorities can do for her because of the lack of proof. The traumatised sufferer was grateful that she wasn’t rushing at the moment as her automobile would’ve hit the wall loads more durable if she did.
In simply 15 hours, her put up had gone viral with over 10,000 shares. Many blamed the perpetrator for tampering the highway situation with oil whereas just a few of them defended the tow-truck drivers.
“Those that’ve by no means gotten into an accident like it will by no means consider it. I personally had encountered the same scenario in Genting Highlands. My automobile spun just a few occasions after I had evenly tapped on my brake pedal. I then received out of the automobile and noticed oil stains on the highway,” a netizen mentioned.
“The tow-truck drivers can beat the cops to the scene as a result of they’re all the time out searching for circumstances like this however that doesn’t imply they’re those who pour the oil,” one other netizen commented.
For some cause, this FB put up was later eliminated.
Admittedly, this isn’t the primary case of such an incident and it’ll unlikely be the final. What do you consider this incident? Tell us within the feedback!
Replace: Investigations by the Selangor police revealed that there was no oil spill on the highway as claimed by the girl and that the automobiles crashed into one another as a result of they couldn’t keep away from her in time.
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