Truck tipped over in Tanugamanono

By Fetalai Tuilulu’u ,

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Silva Truck tipped over on Tanugamanono road.

Silva Truck tipped over on Tanugamanono road. (Photo: Tagataese Taliaoa )

A truck carrying a load of big rocks rolled over during the morning rush hour in Tanugamanono’s yesterday. 

A man who was at the scene, told Samoa Observer it appears the driver lost control of the truck while it was going up the hill.

“The truck was carrying big rocks, Next thing the truck was going backwards and the driver was unable to stop the truck,” said the witness. 

Silva Truck tipped over on Tanugamanono road.
Silva Truck tipped over on Tanugamanono road.

“I saw the tail end of the truck going down the road then it tipped over and there was a loud crash.

“And I got out of my car immediaitely and saw the driver getting out of the truck, looking all confused.”

The bystander told Samoa Observer luckily the big rocks were still on the tipper, otherwise who knows, it would have been a disaster. 

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