A man is in critical condition at the Moto’otua hospital after a freak accident on Wednesday.
The accident involved a bus, a truck and an excavator.
According to the Police, on Wednesday evening at Lauli’i, the Mafaufau Tasi Express bus from Falefa was heading home when a truck carrying an excavator passed by.
At a bend, the Police said the excavator fell from the truck and into the path of the bus.
Three passengers were injured and the bus driver is fighting for his life.
The Police claim that the truck, which was carrying the excavator, was at fault.