Four People Feared Dead, Others Injured In A Road Accident Involving Truck, Commercial And Private Vehicles In Obosi, Anambra State
Four people are feared dead, while many others were injured today, 28-09-2020 in Obosi, Idemmili North Council Area of Anambra State following a road accident involving a tipper loaded with sand, a commercial and a private vehicle.
The incident which happened after Obosi Police Station, off Onitsha-Owerri road, involved the tipper with registration number, JIT 168 XG, a commercial bus belonging to Izuchukwu, with registration number, ABN 430 YN, and a black Toyota Spider, with registration number, FST 122 DQ
While the dead were taken and deposited at a nearby mortuary, the injured were taken to Unity Hospital, Obosi for medical attention.
Narrating his account, the driver of the ill-fated black Toyota Spider, who pleaded anonymity, thanked God for saving his life and his fellow occupants, and to passersby, Police and FRSC officials, for joining in rescue operation.
Mr. Obiora Chinonso, a trader at Mgbuka Obosi, who joined in rescue operation, attributed the incident to over speeding and break failure.
Meanwhile, men of the Nigeria Police Force, Federal Road Safety Corp helped in rescue operation and clearing of road for free flow of traffic.