25 May 213 victims involved in 2 LRT train accidents will receive RM1,000 each
Yesterday, two Light Rail Transit (LRT) trains were believed to have collided near Kampung Baru station
The accident involved a train from Gombak carrying 213 passengers collided with a train from Kelana Jaya which was not carrying passengers.
According to sources, yesterday’s accident resulted in 47 people being seriously injured and 166 people suffering minor injuries.
The victims of the LRT accident were successfully taken out and treated
It is believed this incident has occurred due to technical problems and miscommunication at the control center.
All victims were released at 9.50pm. Rescue teams and personnel are ready to arrange assistance and rescue work at the scene.
Compensation is provided by Prasarana to LRT passengers involved in accidents
A total of RM1000 will be given to 213 passengers involved in yesterday’s accident.
The cost of treatment and medical treatment of the victim in the hospital will also be fully borne by Prasarana.
Financial assistance is also given to those who are unable to work due to an accident.
Adapted from Says