Family Of 10 Stranded After Sudden Water Surge In Selangor, Rescued By Bomba After 4 Hours

A family of ten, including six children were trapped by a sudden water surge at the Sungai Petang Waterfalls in Batang Kali, Selangor yesterday (29 November).

family of 10 stranded after sudden water surge in selangor, rescued by bomba after 4 hoursPhoto via Twitter (@selangor_bomba)

According to  BERNAMA, the Selangor Fire and Rescue Department director Norazam Khamis said they rescued all the victims aged between six and 63 at around 8:21 pm.

They received the emergency call around 4:36 pm and seven personnel from the Kuala Kubu Baru Fire and Rescue Station were immediately sent to the location, adding that the victims were all from Sungai Buloh. 

Ahh, we’re glad they’re all safe now!

It’s been raining a lot lately, so please be safe and remember to check the weather report in your area before leaving your homes.

By: Aishah Akashah Ahadiat