Patient Dies in Ambulance, Truck Collision

The ambulance and the truck collided while traveling in opposite direction

By Ishmael F. Menkor

The ambulance and the truck collided while traveling in opposite direction

An ambulance carrying a critically ill patient from the New Yourpea Clinic in Nimba County over the weekend collided with a commercial truck in Toweh Town, wounding five persons.

The ambulance also left the critically ill patient (a lady) it was transporting to the Jackson Fiah Doe (JFD) Hospital in Tappita to die shortly after the incident occurred.
The victim, Zlanpea Bargue, 28, was suffering from a severe back pain that required urgent medical attention for which she was placed in Ministry of Health ambulance marked GSA – MOH 02 – 54, assigned to the J. F. Doe hospital in Tappita.
While the ambulance was enroute to Tappita, eyewitnesses said, it collided with a truck heading in the opposite direction with over five persons on board.
The ambulance suddenly disappeared under the truck, to everybody’s disbelief, leaving the nurse in the ambulance confused and calling on the hospital to send another ambulance for the patient.
The patient later died enroute to Tappita, while on board another ambulance.

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Born unto the union of Mr. & Mrs. Johnson Tamba on May 16. Graduated from the Salvation Army School System " William Booth high school" in 2006/2007 academic year. He also went to the Young Men Christian Association (YMCA) computer program, where he graduated with a diploma in computer literate in 2008. He is now a senior student of the University of Liberia, Civil engineering department, reading Civil engineering. He is in a serious relationship with Mercy Johnson and has a junior boy name, Otis Success Johnson, born 2016, March 29.


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