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Pchum Ben Road Accident Toll for 2018

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Pchum Ben Road Accident Toll for 2018

Post by CEOCambodiaNews » Thu Oct 11, 2018 8:06 pm

High traffic toll during Pchum Ben
11 October 2018
The Pchum Ben festival (Oct 8 – 10) has seen the Department of Traffic Police and Public Order report 53 traffic accidents country-wide. These accidents caused 28 deaths and 85 injuries, 65 of which were serious.

This is a minor reduction when compared to the figures of 2017.

The crashes damaged 65 motorbikes, 28 autos and three large trucks.

The causes for the accidents are known: speeding, drunken driving, dangerous overtaking, not staying in one’s lane, and lack of cooperation.

Of the dead, 91 percent did not wear helmets.
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/540107/hig ... pchum-ben/
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