Culled from Vanguard
About 8 persons were feared dead, yesterday, in an auto crash involving a Mitsubishi
commercial bus and a tipper lorry at the Ideani end of Nnobi-Ideani-Ojoto-Umuoji-Nkpor road in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State.
Eight others also allegedly sustained various degrees of injuries in the accident, which occurred as a result of a head-on collision by the two vehicles.
According to an eyewitness, the bus, an Ekwulobia-bound fully-loaded mass transit vehicle, coming from Onitsha-Nkpor, collided with the tipper, coming from Nnobi end, close to Ideani River.
The tipper lorry was said to have
smashed the bus, which resulted in
the instant death of six of the bus
passengers, while two others died on their way to a nearby hospital.
Those that sustained injuries were
said to on danger list in their hospital beds.
May the souls of the departed RIP.