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Lucky escape

Published on: Friday, February 14, 2014

Keningau: A 41-YEAR-OLD lorry driver was lucky to escape with only slight injuries when the 10-tonne lorry he was driving plunged 30 metres down a ravine at Km 16, Jalan Kimanis-Keningau, Thursday.

It was learnt that a rescue operation was mounted following a distress call at 1.57pm and the victim, who was trapped in the vehicle, was finally brought out to safety by the Fire and Rescue personnel about 6.30pm.