Man breaks leg after it gets trapped in escalator at shopping complex

The man patiently waiting for the firemen to rescue him.

PETALING JAYA: A man broke his right leg after it became trapped in an escalator at a shopping complex along Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman here today.

The Fire and Rescue Department received a distress call at 10am and six officers were sent to the scene.

The man, aged 49, was later sent to Hospital KL for further treatment.

The Fire and Rescue Department and other relevant agencies are now investigating the cause of the incident.