Reckless roadsters hit by a little karmic justice

Reckless roadsters hit by a little karmic justice

Instant karma saw an attempted hit-and-run in Kandal province yesterday morning turn into a hit-and-run-and-hit.

Police reported that three men were cruising at high speed in a car when they collided with a moto.

Their efforts to flee the scene were short lived, however, when their vehicle overturned into the canal, seriously injuring all three passengers.

The wounded were taken to hospital by ambulance and their damaged car dredged from the canal, while the moto driver got off with minor injuries.

Rasmei Kampuchea

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