SHAH ALAM: An officer of the Kota Raja Member of Parliament was killed in a road accident at Sungai Pelek, Banting near here this afternoon.
Abd Majid Hasan, 59, reportedly died on the spot when his Proton Iswara collided with a lorry at Jalan Besar Sungai Pelek (towards Tanjung Sepat) at about 1.30pm.
He was a secretariat officer to Dr Siti Mariah Mahmud of Parti Amanah Negara.
Selangor Fire and Rescue Department operations management officer Alimaddia Bukri said Abd Majid, who was pronounced dead by health authorities at the scene, was trapped in his vehicle.
"We received a call about the accident at 1.47pm, and dispatched 12 firemen to the scene. There, they found the victim trapped inside his vehicle and immediately began works to extricate him.
"The body was first surrendered to the police, before being sent to the Banting Hospital for a post-mortem.