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Speeding car hits bicycle, crashes through wall

Fathmath Shaahunaz
03 March 2020, MVT 17:55
A taxi car was totalled after it ploughed through a wall upon hitting a bicycle in S.Feydhoo on March 3, 2020. PHOTO/MIHAARU
Fathmath Shaahunaz
03 March 2020, MVT 17:55

Two people were injured Tuesday when a speeding taxi crashed into a bicycle on a road in Feydhoo, Addu Atoll.

The woman on the bicycle suffered injuries to her face during the collision which took place at approximately 1200 hrs. She is currently receiving treatment at the hospital.

The man driving the taxi also suffered some injuries.

According to local reports, the taxi driver lost control of the car after hitting the bicycle and crashed into the wall of a house off the road. Photographs taken of the scene show that the car ploughed through the wall, severely damaging the front of the vehicle.

Police are currently investigating the accident.