KUALA LUMPUR: A head coach and four Paralympian cyclists sustained multiple injuries after they were hit by a four-wheel drive while training along the Latar Highway near Batu Arang.

National cycling coach Johari Nayan was training with his para cycling team of Mohd Nor Rizuan Zainal, 31, Khairul Azwan Wahab, 25, Nur Syafiq Suhaimy, 19, and Khairul Nizam Mohd Ali, 23, when a four-wheel drive rammed into them at about 10.50am on Thursday.

The cyclists suffered multiple injuries from the hit and run accident, and were sent to Sungai Buloh Hospital for treatment.

The 46-year-old driver was arrested and taken to the Kuala Selangor traffic police department for further action.  The accident occurred near KM12.6 of the Kuala Lumpur-Kuala Selangor (Latar) Highway at 10.50am on Thursday.

Source: The Star