19 Jan '11, 10pm

Malaysians picking up free money on the road. Woah wish i was there

Motorists scamper to pick up coins on a highway after the vehicle carrying the currency overturned. -- PHOTO: THE STAR KUALA LUMPUR - MALAYSIAN motorists risked their lives to scoop up thousands of coins spilled on a highway after the vehicle carrying the currency overturned, reports said on Wednesday. Dozens of people abandoned their cars along the side of the North-South Expressway, one of the country's main transport arteries, and frantically filled their pockets, helmets and plastic bags with the coins. The melee caused a traffic jam on either side of the overturned four-wheel drive vehicle, which left 70,000 ringgit (S$30,000) in coins strewn across the road on Tuesday. 'Fortunately, both of us escaped with minor injuries,' said 28-year-old driver Zairulhisham Mansor, who along with a friend had been transporting the coins to shops in the resort town of Malacca. The N...

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