December 24, 2015

Christmas Eve fatal road accident on Maggie Highway

Picture: Two of the survivors of the fatal crash 
on Maggie Highway
The first road fatality of the festive season took place in Maggie Highway between Gaire and Gabagaba in the Central Province.

A PMV returning toward the central villages broke down at a corner known as Tagana and upon the passengers disembarking to allow the driver to resolve the mechanical issue with his crew, another PMV returning to POM with the driver intoxicated and driving at full speed lost control and could not evade colliding with the PMV.

The driver died on impact and the injured were rushed to POM General Hospital. PNGFM/ ONE PNG