Contributed by: Don WinnerBy DON WINNER for Panama-Guide.com - According to the National Police of Panama, there was a triple collision this afternoon in the area of Loma Cová, in the direction coming from Arraiján towards Panama City. Two trucks got tangled up with a bus and there is a passenger trapped in the bus. The police are asking everyone to use the Centennial Bridge to head towards the interior if possible, to open the way for responding emergency vehicles, and to avoid rubber necking if passing the area in the other direction.
Shootout on Ave. Nacional: In another incident there was a shootout this afternoon on Ave Nacional near the apartment buildings in Cabo Verde. There is a strong police presence in this area as they try to round up the bad guys, and they are suggesting that people should also avoid this area.
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