ONE person was killed and three badly injured when a speeding taxi ran into the back of a truck parked on the shoulder of the Pan-American highway in Felipillo in the Deciembre 24 district on Friday November 24.
The 80-years-old front seat passenger died at the crash site. Thee 25-year-old driver was taken to hospital in Tocumen and the two passengers in the rear seat were rushed to Hospital Santo Tomas.
The impact was so strong that the front of the taxi was totally destroyed.
The incident brings the total number of people killed on Panama highways this year to 392.