Hailstones reported in Malaysia

PHOTO: Agustus Sapen

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia - Hail has been reported in Taman Tun Dr. Ismail and Shah Alam following a thunderstorm on Thursday evening.

"We are getting reports of hail along the North Klang Valley Expressway (NKVE)," said The Star Radio Group's traffic announcer Priscilla Patrick in a message to The Star Online.

Meanwhile, 38-year old engineer Agustus Sapen said that the hail lasted for about ten minutes

"The hail lasted 10 minutes. It came with a thunderstorm and lots of rain," said Agustus.

When asked if the hail caused any damage, he said that there was no damage.

"But the loud sound of ice knocking on office window panes and cars was a concern," said the engineer.

"Thankfully, there were no dents on my car," he added.