Puteri Umno rep killed in crash
JOHOR BARU: A Batu Pahat Puteri Umno committee member died after she crashed her car into an electric power pole near Batu Pahat during heavy rain yesterday.
Sharifah Nadiah Syed Omar, 34, died on the spot about 7am in Jalan Johor Baru-Melaka in front of the Tanjung Laboh Jamek Mosque.
Batu Pahat police chief ACP Abdul Wahib Musa said in a statement the accident happened when Sharifah Nadiah, from Kampung Parit Kangkong, Bukit Pasir, Batu Pahat was driving from Batu Pahat to Rengit.
Her body was sent to the Sultanah Nora Ismail Hospital in Batu Pahat. – Bernama