A Military Truck Carrying Food to SPLA-IO Cantonment Site in Aswa Overturned at Moli, along Nimule-Juba Road.
12.05.2019, Nimule. On the 7th May 2019, a military truck carrying food from Juba to the SPLA-IO Cantonment Site in Aswa overturned at Moli, along Nimule-Juba road, killing one SSPDF officer who was escorting the food and seriously wounding two others. According to eyewitnesses, the truck was going from Juba, which accidentally overturned at Moli, a few kilometres away from the SSPDF garrison at Moli.
Immediately after the accident, a rescue team came to the incident site, whereby the wounded soldiers were evacuated for medical care. One of the officers died on spot. According to survivors, the driver of the truck was driving under influence after having heavily taken alcohol at Obama Resort Village at Kit.
After the accident, another truck came and loaded the payload and delivered it successfully to the cantonment site.