Seven people were killed and 17 others seriously injured Wednesday morning when a truck filled with a cargo of cassava, and on which 27 workers were sitting, veered out of control and overturned in Kratie province, police said. The truck was transporting cassava from a nearby plantation in Snuol district and was heading back to Krek commune in Kompong Cham province’s Ponhea Krek district, where all 27 workers were from, when the truck’s axel snapped at 10:30 a.m., and the driver lost control, deputy district police chief Song Ngoy said. “When the axel broke, the driver could not
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