Today, Wednesday, January 25, 2023, the official spokesman for the courts of Mahdia and Monastir, Farid Ben Jahha, confirmed that security units in the region had received notification of the discovery of a body dumped on the public road between Hayat’s house and Karkar from Monastir by a truck driver, on January 21, and research was launched, suggesting a hypothesis. criminal suspicion” before it became clear that the death resulted from a traffic accident.
Ben Jahha said in a statement to Radio Mosaique that the injuries on the victim’s head were suggestive that he had been attacked by an accident, in addition to the absence of brake marks on the road. Several testimonies were heard by the investigating judge, before the forensic report revealed that the victim collided with a substance Solid and dragged on a solid ground, the hypothesis of premeditated murder and the trend towards the traffic accident was immediately dismissed.
Our interlocutor stated that on the day following the discovery of the body, the head of the traffic police station approached the investigating judge to inform him that he had committed an accident upon his return from his workplace at night, and that he had collided with a solid object, which he thought was an animal because it was dark, so he continued without stopping, in addition to not having a driving license.-
Bin Jahha said that the person concerned is currently being held pending investigations, and is facing charges of accidental killing, fleeing and driving without a license.