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2 Die, 4 Injured In Motorcycle Accident
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2 Die, 4 Injured In Motorcycle Accident

By Philip T. Singbah, LINA Bong County Correspondent

GBARNGA, October 12 (LINA) -Two motorcyclists Sunday night died while four passengers sustained broken legs and minor injuries in a two-motorbike collision on the Suakoko-Phebe highway in Bong County.

The accident claimed the lives of motorcyclists Moses Sayoung and Rufus Sumo, while Kerkula Gibson suffered broken legs and three other unidentified passengers sustained minor injuries.

The president of the Bong County Branch of the Liberia Motor Transport Union (LMTU), Mr. Samuel Elliot, Sr., told the Liberia News Agency that the two motorcycles collided while riding in opposite directions, and operators Sayoung and Sumo were pronounced dead by doctors upon arrival at the Phebe Hospital, while Gibson is currently admitted there.

Elliot noted that the LMTU is partnering with the Liberia National Police to investigate the cause of the accident.

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