Following a verbal altercation with the bus driver, one of the passengers took the wheel causing an accident. No one was injured in the incident.
Rabat – The Judicial police in Casablanca, part of the General Directorate of National Security (DGSN) have arrested three individuals for “putting the security of passengers and of a bus driver in danger and provoking an accident,” said DGSN in a statement.
According to the DGSN, the accident was caused after three people entered into a verbal dispute with a bus driver. The incident took place on the bus that connects Ain Diab beach to Casablanca’s Salmia neighborhood. The driver then decided to stop the bus to call for police intervention.
At that moment, one of the suspects took control of the bus and drove it for a short distance before provoking an accident. The accident caused slight material damages, the DGSN explained.
No injuries were sustained in the accident.
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The three individuals, including two minors, were arrested. The adult was placed in custody while the minors were placed under police surveillance.
Police have opened an investigation to determine the circumstances behind the traffic accident.