Kairouan: National guardsman killed when contraband truck slams into him | Tunisia News Gazette

Kairouan: National guardsman killed when contraband truck slams into him

A National guardsman was killed when a contraband truck slammed into him in the Kabbara locality, Nasrallah delegation (Kairouan Governorate), spokesman for the National Guard, Colonel Major Khelifa Chibani told TAP on Saturday.

Chibani said a convoy of three contraband vehicles without registration plates did not comply with summons to stop by the joint patrol deployed in the region.

The convoy drove straight on the patrol before one of the vehicles slammed into the national guardsman.

The security patrol rushed in pursuit of the three vehicles that bypassed all the security barriers, he added.

The police found the vehicle that had hit the National guardsman in the town of Essadlia. They also identified the owners of the three vehicles.

“The arrest of those responsible for this tragedy is simply a matter of time, said Colonel Major Chibani.

Source: TAP News Agency

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