Four passengers injured as vehicle overturned along Abyei Town-Amiet road

Trucks which transport goods to Amiet market from Sudan| Credit: Mayen Ayuong Ajuong | AIRS 2020

Four passengers including a child were injured as a vehicle overturned road on the road between Abyei Town and Amiet market on Wednesday morning.

The Information Secretary of Abyei Drivers’ Union, Mr. Lual Arop Yol says the incident occurred in the middle of the road. He says the vehicle was heading to Amiet market when it overturned. Lual advised drivers to avoid over speeding to protect lives.

The victims were taken to Abyei hospital for treatment. Doctor Tito Dau says one of them is in a critical condition and that they have been referred to MSF hospital in Agok.

The head of traffic in Abyei Administrative Area has confirmed the incident. Angelo Butrus says they are investigating the incident. He says a team was sent to the scene of accident to find out the causes of the accident.