Friday, July 6, 2018

Accident: Twenty People Confirmed Dead On The Yaoundé - Bafoussam Road


The victims were aboard a 30-seater Bus Coaster that made an exit from the road before ending its fall in a ditch in Boutourou, a locality not far from Ndikinimeki, Mbam-et-Inoubou Department, Central Region. .

According to residents, the accident occurred around 4 o'clock yesterday night on Thursday, July 5, 2018. A bus of a travel agency left in the middle of the night of Yaounde for the city of Mbouda, has made a road trip to Boutourou, a locality in the department of Mba-and-Inoubou, Central Region.

"The driver was sleeping at the wheel, according to some survivors. Everyone was surprised by the fall of the bus in a ravine, passengers were thrown out of the vehicle. Almost everyone died either on the spot or at the hospital "says a source of the national gendarmerie.

According to witnesses, the bus was overloaded, carrying more than 30 people. Young vacationers were the most numerous on board.

Administrative, judicial and law enforcement authorities raided the scene of the accident. The various findings will, we hope, to know the causes of this accident and the official record


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