Car accident in Kelantan, Two men Almost Killed
Two men were almost killed when a black Toyota van crashed into their motorcycles while standing at the side of the road. Pengakalan Chepa, Kelantan, Malaysia. 11/08/2010
The accident occurred next to a gas station. Mohamad alamgir Maznan, 16, and Mohamad Nurhaffiz Nawi, 26, said they could not do anything because they were shocked when the van was approaching.
The two men were crashed 8 meters forward by the van, before being sent to Raja Perempuan Zainab II Hospital for emergency treatment.
The driver and the passenger of the van survived and did not suffer any serious injuries.
Recalling the unfortunate moment, Mohamad Alamgir, said they were talking to each other next to their motorcycle near a gas station forecourt.
"We were shocked because the incident happened in a split second without warning, I only managed to see a black vehicle coming towards us.
"Imagine our situation at that time when we were thrown down into the valley for eight meters from our original spot" he said after receiving treatment.
"We feel like we have escaped from death" he said to reporters.
Witnesses said the van had been on high speed few kilometers back before it went out of control and hit three motorcycles and one car parked beside the road.