Dhaka-A Bangladeshi worker was crushed by a compactor in Malaysia, according to newspaper reports
Malaysian English daily The Star reported that the incident occurred on Sunday at Kahang Dam construction site in Kluang area of Malaysia’s Johor Bahru state.
Mohamad Laham, assistant commissioner of Malaysian police department, said the victim succumbed to severe head injuries after he was crushed by the machine.
The accident occurred when the victim was taking rest as the operator did not notice the victim when he started to move the machine and crushed him to death, said the police official said.
He added that operator fled the scene after the incident.