Car ripped off after accident
POLICE are investigating a traffic accident in front of the fishing village market late Tuesday night.
The car slipped off the road and rested on the fence of a nearby residence.No one was hurt in the incident.
Police said the driver may have escaped.
Separate investigations are also believed to be underway into parts of the car which were believed to have been stolen following the accident.
Most of the parts of the vehicle, including the back door, seats, parts of its engine, car stereo, all four wheels of the vehicle were reported missing after police were called to the scene.
The Solomon Star caught up with the vehicle owner at the scene, who was in a state of shock at the sight of the car body, which was all that is left.
“I couldn’t believe that almost all the parts of the vehicle have been taken out after the accident,” he said.
“Who would have done such things?
“I was only alerted of this late this morning (yesterday morning) and when I rushed over I was even more shocked at the sight of the empty car,” he said.