Man dies while having massage in Miri.

Man dies while having massage in Miri.

A 41-year-old local man died while having a massage at a reflexology centre at 12.01 am this morning.

Miri OCPD, ACP Gan Tian Kee said that based on the statement of a witness, Yap Kien Bun, who was from Perak, became unconscious while having a massage and efforts to save him was made by contacting the Miri Hospital.

“A medical team was despatched to the scene and confirmed that Yap had died at the reflexology centre,” he told Bernama, here Monday.

“A medical examination found that there was no injury or wound mark on the body and it had been sent to the Miri Hospital,” he said.

Gan said the deceased’s elder brother had been informed of the death and the case was being classified as sudden death. — BERNAMA