AMISOM armored vehicle hits, kills boy crossing street
A young Somali boy is confirmed dead after his was hit by an armored vehicle belonging to the African Union mission in Somalia (AMISOM) on Wednesday.
According to an eyewitness who was at the accident scene , the young boy died on the spot at Si-piano area, where he used to collect Khad leaves for survival.
“An AMISOM armored vehicle has hit and killed a child who was standing at the walkway of Si-piano in Hodon area,” said a witness by phone from the scene.
It was an unfortunate incident occurred at the Si-piano road and left the boy instantly dead when the armored vehicle hit him, he added.
The residents in the area were left in utter shock as they gathered where the incident occurred and even larger crowds came out protesting in the aftermath.