Family of chieftain injured in accident
BAHAU: Tok Puan Noor Hashimah Abu Bakar, the wife of the Undang Luak Sungai Ujong, was seriously injured in a road accident on Sunday.
Noor Hashimah, 47, was travelling in a multipurpose vehicle (MPV) when it was involved in an accident with a lorry at Km14 of the Bahau-Keratong stretch at 4pm.
According to state traffic police chief ASP Halil Hamzah, two of Noor Hashimah's children -- Nurul Ain Mubarak, 22, and Ahmad Nazir, 19, -- were in the MPV which was driven by a relative, Datin Suzanne Omar, 43, when the accident occurred.
"Noor Hashimah sustained serious injuries to her chest, while Suzanne broke her left thumb, and Nurul Ain suffered head injuries and a broken right leg. Nazir had minor injuries."
He said the victims were taken to the Jempol district hospital and transferred to Se-remban Hospital where they were reported to be in stable condition.(The Star Online, 16 December 2008)