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DEAD ELDERLY WOMAN’S FAMILY UNABLE TO RECOGNISE HER DUE TO SEVERITY OF INJURIES

At around 9 am when the victim still had not come home, Mr Yang's father went back downstairs. This time, he walked to the accident site and told police officers that he could not find his wife. According to Mr Yang, a warehouse supervisor, investigators spoke to his father and realised the victim's name matched his wife's. They asked Mr Yang's father if he would like to identify the body, but the latter declined to do so. Investigators then handed Mr Yang's father a photo of the deceased instead. However, due to the severity of the victim's injuries, Mr Yang's father was unable to recognise his wife. As such, he told police officers that the deceased was not his wife. Mr Yang's father subsequently called him to come to the scene, but he too, was unable to identify the deceased until later.

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M’sian Authorities: Last sighting of flight MH370 possibly off west coast

Malaysia’s military radar detected what could have been Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 in an area in the northern Malacca Strait, hundreds of kilometres from the spot where the plane dropped off air traffic screens, the air force chief said today (March 12). Tan Sri General Rodzali Daud told a news conference at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport that the tracking was at 2.15am local time on Saturday, about 45 minutes after the plane with 239 people on board vanished from air traffic control screens midway between Malaysia’s east coast and Vietnam. He said the radar tracking was at a point 320 kilometres northwest of Penang island on Malaysia’s west coast.

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