Accident lands mother and daughter in driver attempts to flee scene

January 21, 2018, 7:08pm

An accident by the Western Bypass which involved a truck, a red sedan and a taxi landed a mother and her daughter in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Lady Pohamba hospital after sustaining serious injuries this past week.

A truck which appeared at a bent coming from the Unam side headed for the Country Club rammed into the red sedan before crushing into a taxi resulting in severe injuries on the two and the taxi passengers.

An emergency response team which came on the scene rushed the mother and her daughter (names withheld) to Lady Pohamba Hospital where they were put in ICU while the taxi driver and passengers (5 persons) were whisked to Katutura Hospital.