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Butterworth police investigating three-vehicle accident that left one dead

Jun 4, 2018
Butterworth police investigating three-vehicle accident that left one dead

Butterworth police are investigating a case of culpable homicide following an accident that happened on Saturday.

"It is alleged that three motor vehicles were involved in an accident on Saturday, at about 17:15, along N2 road, near Yako Informal Settlement, Butterworth," described police spokesperson, Capt Jackson Manatha.

"Sadly, one the drivers aged 29 was fatally wounded.

"Six passengers were injured and were all rushed to Butterworth Hospital."

He said that the cause of the accident is not yet known, but under investigation by the Butterworth police.

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