A couple hailed from Taman Jelita, Miri was found dead after their grey proton wira car slammed into the back of a stalled lorry around 5.30am today near Suai River bridge.

The deceased identified as Elexander Ngerantar, 37, and his wife Winnie Mangku, 35 suffered serious head injuries due to impact of the collision and died on spot.

Traffics were almost at standstill near Suai River bridge due to the incident for hours and only back to normal nearing noon today.

Miri District deputy police chief, Supt Stanley Jonathan Ringgit confirmed the accident when contacted by the Harian Metro.

Pic - Fredick Rayong Bandong

Pic – Fredick Rayong Bandong

Long queue near Suai bridge along the coastal road. Pic Tengku Lai Jerlarnz

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Pic – Ambrose Daniel

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Pic – No Risk Sharm