A road accident around Up Station in Bamenda, Southern Cameroons involving a truck and a taxi has claimed the lives of four persons. The accident occurred on Saturday May 6, 2017. Eye witnesses reported that around the Tradex filling Station, a truck belonging to SAJOCA, a disabled institution situated in Mambu Bafut, collided with an oncoming taxi, leaving two persons dead on the spot and two later in the hospital.
The truck was returning from Douala with goods and artifacts for the school when it suddenly met the taxi which was running on same lane but on opposite directions. There are reports that the two drivers were avoiding potholes. Bamenda that has the worst Government Delegate in its history also has bad roads as part of the grievances of the people.