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Road ain’t big enough for two careless drivers

Road ain’t big enough for two careless drivers

Two drivers on Phnom Penh’s Koh Pich obviously could use some schooling in the finer points of the right of way after both were seriously injured in a collision on Tuesday.

A security guard who witnessed the scene said that a Camry and a Land Cruiser were both approaching a blind corner from different sides, neither bothering to slow down or stop.

Predictably, they slammed into each other, leaving both drivers injured. Police impounded both wrecked vehicles.

Rasmei Kampuchea

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