Connect with us


M’sian Who Cycled 3,200km to China Tragically Dies in Fatal Accident on NSE


M'sian Who Cycled 3,200Km To China Tragically Dies In Fatal Accident On Plus - World Of Buzz 4
Source: Kayuh Adventure

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

What a tragic thing to happen!

According to Berita Harian, a motorcyclist and two motorists were left with critical injuries in a road accident along Kilometre 445.8 on the North-South Expressway (PLUS) earlier this week on Monday night (19th February).

Perhaps what’s even more tragic is that the motorist who was killed has been identified as none other than 26-year-old Sheikh Kharleez Bamadhaj Jaffar, the Malaysian who made headlines for cycling 3,200 kilometres from Kuala Lumpur to Kunming, China to raise funds for the Cleft Lip and Palate Association of Malaysia (CLAPAM) in 2014.

Gombak police chief Assistant Commissioner Ali Ahmad told the daily that Kharleez was riding his motorcycle from Sungai Buloh to Rawang when the fatal accident occurred.

“When we arrived at the scene, we believe the motorcyclist (Kharleez) lost control of his motorcycle and fell onto the road before he was run over by a Proton Saga occupied by two 26-year-old men,” he told the news portal.

“The driver in the second lane did not manage to stop his car in time and lost control after running over the victim. The car then crashed into a divider before spinning into the third lane.”

The cyclist’s body has since been sent to Sungai Buloh Hospital’s forensic unit. Meanwhile, the other two individuals involved in the accident were also brought to the hospital and are undergoing treatment for their injuries.

The case is currently being investigated under Section 41(1) of the 1987 Road Transport Act.

Kharleez was praised by Malaysians a few years ago when he embarked on an ambitious solo cycling trip from Kuala Lumpur to China over the course of 67 days from 25th October to 31st December 2014 and had documented his life-changing journey on his blog.

Our condolences go out to Kharleez’s family and friends. He has definitely gone too soon.


Also read: Malaysian Astonishingly Travels From Kuala Lumpur to London ONLY By Cycling

M'sian Who Cycled 3,200Km To China Tragically Dies In Fatal Accident On Plus - World Of Buzz

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

Just In

My Post 2021 12 06T155720.623 My Post 2021 12 06T155720.623
News3 hours ago

M’sian Women’s Hockey Team Arrives at Korea but Barred From Playing After Testing Positive

The Malaysian Women’s hockey team, The Malaysian Tigress, is barred from participating in 2 tournaments at the Women’s Asian Champions...

Collage 6 1 Collage 6 1
News3 hours ago

Malaysian Politician Says Naming Places In English Over Bahasa Melayu Is DISGUSTING

The debate on the usage of our national language continues.  A few days back, MP Nazri Aziz claimed that KL...

Collage 7 1 Collage 7 1
News4 hours ago

Customs Department Officers Will Use Body-Cam To Save Them From Accusations Of Corruption

Earlier this year, it was reported that Malaysia ranks 57th in the global corruption perception index. Unfortunately, corruption is still...

Ft Kopi Ft Kopi
News5 hours ago

Price of Drinks at Kopitiams Will Increase Up To 60 sen Starting Jan 2022

Although economic activities have resumed ever since the relaxation of Covid-19 restrictions, businesses have continued to face other problems, including...

Collage 5 1 Collage 5 1
News8 hours ago

MP: Limiting Beer Sales In F&B Outlets Interferes With The Lives Of Non-Muslims

Just last month, Dewan Bandara Kuala Lumpur (DBKL) had started to enforce the ban on the sale of hard liquor...

Ft Kelvin Ft Kelvin
News8 hours ago

“Ismail Sabri is a Keluarga Malaysia Bully” Politician Demands PM to Apologise After ‘Threatening’ Sarawakians

With the Sarawak state elections coming up, many politicians have urged Malaysians to vote and to not make the ‘wrong...

Amputate Ft Amputate Ft
News9 hours ago

Austrian Doctor Fined Over RM12,900 After Amputating Elderly Man’s Wrong Leg

Talk about getting off on the wrong leg… yikes! Recently, a surgeon in Austria was fined $3,049 (RM12,900) for wrongly...

Wild Party Ft Wild Party Ft
News11 hours ago

299 Individuals Arrested In ‘Wild Pool Party’ Raid In KL

A total of 189 men and 110 women were arrested after attending a ‘wild pool party’ at a swimming pool...


Latest Videos