Man wreaks havoc with fire engine

Man wreaks havoc with fire engine

MALAYSIA - A suspected drug addict stormed into a fire station in Hutan Melintang, Perak, and drove out with a fire engine, crashing through the gate and knocking into at least three cars as he sped towards Teluk Intan, about 17km away.

The suspect had earlier beaten several red lights and caused damage to a few street lamps.

It is learnt that the police mounted a roadblock to stop the fire engine, and the man crashed through it after throwing an unidentified object at the cops.

Police detained the suspect for a day for questioning for allegedly stealing the engine and for reckless driving.

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