Five high-powered motorcycles got into an accident on the Kuala Lumpur-Karak Highway at the KM26.5 (Kuala Lumpur bound) around 1.45 pm, today.
The incident caused a massive eight kilometres crawl after the right lane remained closed as of 2.30 pm, said Selangor Malaysian Fire and Rescue Department director Datuk Norazam Khamis.
“Six firemen along with a fire tender from the Selayang Fire and Rescue Department rushed to the scene.
“Upon arrival, they were informed of a fire involving a motorcycle that was completely burnt due to an accident.
“It was understood that five people were involved in the accident. One of them suffered burns,” he said in a statement today.
Earlier, several videos of the incident went viral online. Reports also suggest that the accident involved four BMWs S 1000 RR and one Honda CBR1000RR.