Barely a year after the collapse of the Du River Bridge near the Firestone plantation, several commuters have expressed dismay about constraints faced traveling along the route connecting Harbel and Kakata.
At a time when the World Health Organization has labeled Liberia as having the second-worst rate of road traffic deaths in sub-Saharan Africa, the country’s officials appear to not be doing enough to address the public health crisis.
While the human cost of accidents is familiar to most, there is another cost that Liberian taxpayers bear after every accident – the cost of cleaning up and restoring the roadway.
An accident involving a Toyota 4Runner and a taxi on the Buchanan-Monrovia highway has left four persons seriously injured.
At least one person has died from an automobile accident that occurred Monday night along the highway leading to Buchanan.
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has renamed the Liberia Maritime Institute in honor of former maritime commissioner, John Bestman.
At least three people have lost their lives following an accident involving a motorcycle and a commercial truck along the Saclepea-Tappita highway.
A fire that gutted a 36-seater bus on Tuesday, Oct. 3 along the Suakoko Highway was found to have been started by a container filled with fuel stored at the back of the bus.