In Pleebo: Motorcycle Incident Leaves Two Death After Crushing Into A Truck

From E. Varney Kamah | GNN Correspondent | Maryland County |

A tragic motorcycle accident took place yesterday, August 1, 2020 during a heavy down pour of rains in Pleebo Sordoken District killing two riders instantly after the rider of the bike ran into a truck.

According to our Correspondent, the two victims all women were identified as Beatrice Bohlen, 25, who is currently taken treatment at the JJ Dossen Hospital while Susannah Gbah, 15, and J. Martin Toe (Rider) of the bike died instantly on the scene of the accident.

According to our Correspondent, quoting eyewitnesses, the motorcyclist (J. Martin Toe) drive the bike with excessive speed which, according to those who spoke to the GNN led to him to run under a parked truck killing him and the other female victim.

The motorcyclists in Pleebo, Maryland County commercial city, told our reporter how they are so saddened of the death of one of their colleagues, and the other riders, stressing, that the truck in question was parked on the road for a very long time, and called on the Liberia National Police to do something about such not to have similar accident reported.

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.