Woman in Malaysia accidentally reverses car into hubby and kills him

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A woman driver accidentally reversed into her husband at the car porch, killing him on the spot, reported China Press.

The man, identified as Chen Zhao Yong, 68, was reading the newspapers at the house compound in Batu Gajah, Perak, during the freak accident.

It is believed that his 65-year-old wife had stepped on the accelerator by mistake during the 10.25am incident on Tuesday.

A family member, who declined to be named, said the woman would need intense counselling to recover from the incident.

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