A local male student has passed away after the vehicle he was driving lost control and overturned at a car park area near a business premise in Jalan Jerudong, Sengkurong. The Police received an emergency call at around 12:50 at noon yesterday. The victim, 19-year-old Muhd Hafiq Hamizan Bin Haji Abu Bakar, suffered serious injuries on the head and was confirmed to have passed away on the scene. Initial investigations reveal that the victim was travelling on the way home with 2 other passengers, who only suffered minor injuries. The victim was believed to be driving fast prior to the accident, however the cause of the accident is still under investigation. In this regard, the Royal Brunei Police Force wishes to remind all road users to always be alert, adhere to the set speed limit, and not take lightly the use of safety belts.

Source: Radio Television Brunei