TAPAH 17 April – Kenderaan pelbagai guna (MPV) Toyota Alphard yang dinaiki Ahli Parlimen Bukit Gelugor, Karpal Singh rosak teruk setelah merempuh belakang sebuah lori di kilometer 301.5 Lebuh Raya Utara Selatan awal pagi ini – Utusan.
DAP’s Bukit Gelugor MP, Karpal Singh killed in a car accident near Gopeng, Perak on the North-South highway at 1.30am this morning.
He was on the way to Penang to attend a court hearing .
His assistant, Michael Cornandez was also killed in the accident.
The Star reported that the Toyota Alphard in which Karpal, his son Ramkarpal, Michael Cornandez, his driver Selvam and his Indonesian helper were travelling collided with a lorry before going out of control.
Karpal’s Indonesian domestic helper is critically injured while Ramkarpal and Selvam were reported slightly injured.