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Fatal crash leaves onlookers wide-eyed in amazement

Monday, May 22, 2017

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Up to late yesterday, the police had still not identified the man who crashed into a garbage truck along Spanish Town Road, in the vicinity of Seaview Gardens and Riverton City, and died on the spot.Police reported yesterday morning that a man who was driving a Toyota Axio motor car crashed it into the garbage truck, tilting the disposal vehicle which then overturned onto the car, leaving onlookers wide-eyed in amazement. The incident occurred around 5:30.

It was later confirmed that the car had been reported stolen and police believe that the deceased was the one who stole it.

Fire rescue workers and the police were called to the scene after the bizarre occurrence, and they quickly surmised that the driver of the car was speeding.

The impact of the crash resulted in the roof of the car being torn off.

Investigations into the fatal crash are being spearheaded by the Seaview Gardens Police.

Police said that the driver of the truck sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

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