An 18-year-old British girl has been killed after crashing a go-kart at an extreme sports centre in Malaysia.
The Briton was driving the go-kart around a track at the Malaysia X-Park in the city of Iskandar Puteri, southern Malaysia, when she lost control of the vehicle.
Police Assistant Commissioner Dzulkhairi Mukhtar said she skidded and crashed her go-kart, sustaining serious injuries.
The Briton was driving the go-kart around a track at the Malaysia X-Park (pictured) in the city of Iskandar Puteri, in the southern Malaysian state of Johor, when she lost control and crashed
He said a marshal at the track advised the teenager’s friends to take her to the nearby Gleneagles Medini Hospital rather than wait for an ambulance.
He said: ‘According to an eyewitness, the victim was bleeding badly from her nose and she was rushed to a private hospital by friends.’