Elderly man killed following train and car collision in Etete

IPSS Medical together with authorities at the scene of the tragic incident.

An elderly man died following a serious collision between a train and light motor vehicle in Etete, over the weekend.

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A report issued by IPSS Medical stated that that the vehicle was going over the railway line when it was struck by a goods train.

The accident occurred on the Etete railway crossing. “The light motor vehicle, being driven by the man, was dragged for about 60m before the train came to a stop,” stated the report.

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Unfortunately, the driver sustained fatal injuries and was declared dead by IPSS paramedics.

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