Six individuals have reportedly died on Sunday alongside the Enugu-Onitsha expressway at Nkwelle Ezunaka, Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra State in a deadly highway accident.
DAILY POST gathered that 11 individuals additionally sustained various levels of harm within the crash which concerned two autos; a white industrial bus and an unregistered shuttle bus.
Public Education Officer, Federal Road Safety Corps in Anambra State, RC Kamal Musa who disclosed the information of the accident stated it occurred after 5pm on Sunday.
“Six folks had been killed and 11 injured in a deadly crash involving a mini white bus belonging to CDO transport Company with registration quantity BGT 313 XA and a white truck with out a registration quantity.
“Accident was recorded at 1710hrs this night twenty second November 2020 at Nkwelle Junction alongside Nteje – Onitsha expressway.
“Eyewitness report reaching us signifies that the crash occurred on account of extreme dashing resulting in lack of management of the bus and crashing ultimately.
“A total of 17 people; 11 male adults and six female adults were involved in the Crash. 11 male adults who sustained varying degree of injuries were rushed to Iyi – Enu Hospital, Ogidi by FRSC rescue team from Nteje Unit Command.”
He added that corpses of the six individuals who had been killed within the accident have been deposited in a Mogue after Doctor’s affirmation.
He added that the highway obstruction attributable to the accident is being cleared to make sure the free stream of visitors.