Bintulu-Miri coastal road hit by flash floods – Nation

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Bintulu-Miri coastal road hit by flash floods - Nation

MIRI: A surge in high tide from the South China Sea resulted in flash floods along the coastal highway leading from Bintulu to Miri early Tuesday (Oct 9).

Motorists were caught by surprise by the flash floods that hit in the wee hours of the morning, said the Sarawak Fire and Rescue Department in its latest updates.

Bomba Bintulu station received alerts about the flash floods starting at about 3am.

“A family of five people who were inside their car were rescued by Bomba personnel.

“They were stranded after being caught in the flash flood.

“The two adults and three children were rescued from their vehicles and taken to safer ground,” said Bomba Sarawak.

A van was also caught in the flood waters that measured about two and a half feet, said Bomba Sarawak.

 

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