Responsible driving

Lae police warn careless drivers

The Lae Metropolitant police commander, Anthony Wagambie junior is warning drivers to be careful and mindful when behind the wheel.

This comes after a near collision which could have caused the lives of police officers on duty in Lae on Saturday.

This accident involved a heavy truck and police vehicle allocated to the Sector response unit.

According to Wagambie traffic investigations found that the driver of the heavy truck was heavily intoxicated and speeding.

He overtook a vehicle, after turning into the Milfordhaven road heading towards Eriku.