9 die in road accident on Enugu-Abakaliki road

KayCee
By KayCee March 22, 2016 20:40
About 9 people have lost their lives in a fatal auto crash that occurred along the Abakaliki-Enugu expressway on Tuesday, March 22.
The sad incident which left 3 others with injuries happened when a trailer conveying chippings ran into a coaster bus on its way to Ikom in Cross River state from Lagos, Daily Post reports.
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According to an eyewitness, the driver of the trailer lost control when the front tire burst ran into the coastal bus. The bus immediately went up in flames burning 3 of the victims beyond recognition.
James Owo, the director of Fire Services in Ebonyi state, confirmed the incident, adding that his men have evacuated victims from the accident scene.
“We worked in conjunction with the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) to rescue the victims and take them to hospital,” he added.

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KayCee
By KayCee March 22, 2016 20:40