In a harrowing incident, a woman in her 30s allegedly attempted suicide by jumping onto the train tracks at an KTM station in Kuala Lumpur.
Miraculously, she survived despite getting struck by the oncoming train.
M’sian woman jumps in front of KTM train
As reported by China Press, the incident unfolded at approximately 10am today, where the woman jumped directly onto the tracks and was struck by the KTM train.
A spokesperson from the Kuala Lumpur Fire and Rescue Department said several personnel were dispatched to the scene after receiving a report, where they swiftly attended to and evacuated the victim from the railway track.
The spokesperson also said the victim was semi-conscious at the time and sustained severe head injuries following the collision.
She was later rushed to the Kuala Lumpur Hospital (HKL) for medical attention but the full extent of her injuries remains unknown.
We hope the victim will recover from this incident and if you or anyone is suffering from mental distress, please give these hotlines a call: