A violent multiple car accident happened in the nation’s capital city of Abuja on Friday when Road Safety officials got involved in a high speed car chase with a taxi cab driver.
The accident left at least one injured, left road users in panic and caused a gridlock of traffic in the city’s busy streets. The taxi cab driver was being pursued by the officials. Desperate to evade capture, the commercial cab driver sped past a traffic light and collided head on with other vehicles at the intersection.
The Road Safety official fled the scene of the accident, according to Sahara Reporters.
See more photos of the accident on Sahara Reporters