Landslide causes section of Pan Borneo Highway to collapse

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Thursday, 18 May 2017 | MYT 6:20 PM

BY STEPHEN THEN

 
MIRI: A section of the Pan Borneo Highway near Bukit Song, about 30km south of here, caved in due to a landslide on Thursday afternoon.

Miri Fire and Rescue Department chief Supt Law Poh Kiong said a group of firemen and a team from the Public Works Department have been deployed to the site.

"The highway caved in due to a landslide.

"Road users to and from Miri are advised to use the coastal highway for now," he said.

The caved-in portion saw a huge crack more than 10m deep that split the highway.

Fortunately, no vehicles were affected.


Read more at http://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2017/05/18/landslide-causes-section-of-pan-borneo-highway-to-collapse/#HQq1kkxvW36GFj3U.99

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