KOTA TINGGI: A preschool teacher lost her life while her two sons escaped with minor injuries when their car skidded and plunge into a ravine at Jalan Tanjung Sedili-Tenggaroh Selatan 1 and 2, here, yesterday.
District police chief Supt Rahmat Othman said Noor Hafizah Masbol, 37, a single mother, was driving the Perodua Rusa from Tanjung Sedili town towards Felda Tenggaroh Selatan before the incident happened around 6pm.
“She lost control of the car which veered into the opposite lane before plunging into a ravine,” he said when contacted, adding that the victim had been living at the teachers’ quarters at Sekolah Kebangsaan Tenggaroh Selatan.
Rahmat said Noor Hafizah died on the spot due to head injuries while her sons, Nur Amin Noorwansah, 10, and Nur Amir, 8, who sustained minor injuries were sent to Kota Tinggi Hospital.
He said the teacher’s remains were brought to the same hospital for post mortem and later claimed by family members. — Bernama