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A DefTech employee killed during an accident with a AV8 Gempita in Malaysia

In Malasia A DefTech employee killed during an accident with a AV8 Gempita.

An employee of DRB-HICOM Defence Technologies Sdn. Bhd. (Deftech) died after being crushed by armored vehicles in an accident at the company’s factory here about 12:30.

The victim, Abdul Razak Jabbar, 45, died at the scene due to severe injuries to the head and body.


It is understood that the incident occurred when the victim was teaching a trainee to handle an armored vehicle before the vehicle overturned and struck the victim.

The body was taken to the Pekan Hospital for autopsy.


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