A driver in Johor Bahru was recently involved in a freak accident where his Perodua Myvi 'flew' across a drain
The car crashed through a bush before zooming as far as 50m across a drain and finally hitting a tree on the other side
Iskandar Puteri district police chief ACP Dzulkhairi Mukhtar confirmed with the Malay daily that the driver was a 27-year-old male and eight firemen were dispatched to the scene to rescue him.
He said, "Investigations found that the accident was caused by the driver losing control of the vehicle while at a roundabout. The driver, driving in a straight direction, crashed through the bushes before crossing the huge drain and hitting a tree."
"Due to the crash, the driver's foot was stuck and firefighters had to rescue him from the vehicle. The driver was neither drunk nor under the influence of drugs," he added.
The victim sustained injuries to his face, hands, and feet