Tragic car accident in Samoa kills four people

In Samoa a head on collision involving a heavy truck and a Hi-Ace van has killed four people including three men and a woman, while another woman is seriously injured.

The accident happened at Lalomanu Aleipata on Tuesday evening.

The travelling party from Australia and the United States, were visiting the Saleimoa area for an extended family gathering.

A source says the family was touring the southern part of Upolu island and due to leave the country this week.

The injured woman was rushed to the main hospital in Apia and police are investigating the cause of the accident.


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