2-Year-Old Killed in Sand Boat Accident; Driver Arrested

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2-Year-Old Killed in Sand Boat Accident; Driver Arrested

Post by CEOCambodiaNews » Mon Jan 14, 2019 12:25 pm

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Kandal province, Cambodia News: On January 13, 2019 at Prek Thong village in Kandal province, a fatal boat accident occurred causing the death of a 2-year-old boy.

A Vietnamese sailor was piloting a boat carrying sand when he crashed into a fishing boat which was carrying a family of four, including two children. The 2-year-old was knocked into the water and disappeared.
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According to the ruling, the accident was caused by the driver of the sand cargo boat for not displaying sufficient caution while driving. Meanwhile, the competent authority has been retained by Kompong Speu district police chief to act according to legal procedures.
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