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Twin cab, ambulance crash head-on in Naitasiri

A nurse sustained injuries after an ambulance and a twin cab vehicle collided in Sawani on Serea Road in Naita­siri on Tuesday afternoon. Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro said the drivers
23 Feb 2018 11:00
Twin cab, ambulance crash head-on in Naitasiri
Damages from the collision between the twin cab and the ambulance

A nurse sustained injuries after an ambulance and a twin cab vehicle collided in Sawani on Serea Road in Naita­siri on Tuesday afternoon.

Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro said the drivers of the vehicles were questioned and released in relation to the accident.

The pictures posted on Facebook showed the twin cab had tumbled into a drain whereas the ambu­lance’s front portion was dam­aged.

The post stated that the ambu­lance was carrying a patient from Vunidawa Hospital to the Colo­nial War Memorial Hospital. It is alleged that the twin cab vehicle overtook a bus on a bend and hit the oncoming ambulance from the opposite lane.

Ms Naisoro said the nurse sus­tained minor injuries, however, the patient and the driver escaped unharmed.

She said the twin cab driver has been questioned and released as investigations continue.

Edited by Mohammed Zulfikar

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