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Tragic accident killed four people along Tomburo Street

By James Atem Kuir

A fatal motor accident along Tomburo road has killed at least four people on Friday night, over the weekend according to the police.

Speaking to Juba Monitor yesterday, the police spokesperson, Daniel Justin said unnamed driver sped into three people killing them on the spot.

The same driver overran another person leaving him critically injured but later succumbed to injuries at Juba Teaching Hospital at around 8 pm.

“Actually what happened was that a guy was over speeding then he crushed into three people and they died on spot, then he went ahead and knocked  another person and that person was seriously injured, he died later in the hospital,” said Justin.

The spokesperson said the suspected driver was later arrested while trying to escape.

“He tried to escape but at the end we managed to arrest him,” he added.

Daniel Justin added that the suspected driver was later found intoxicated with alcohol.

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