Residents living near Port Klang were shocked when they saw a large mushroom cloud of fire and smoke after a container lorry carrying paper rolls caught fire near Jalan Pelabuhan Utara in Port Klang last night. Two explosions were reportedly heard by residents and motorists within the vicinity.
The container lorry driver in his 40s, managed to stop the container lorry and jump out of the vehicle when he saw the fire.
Selangor Fire and Rescue Department assistant director Mohd Sani Harul said the driver was heading towards West Port when the incident took place.
In a statement today, Mohd Sani said that investigations showed the container was destroyed nearly 90 per cent in the fire.
The cause of fire is still under investigation.
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