Nine Dead in Ghastly Auto Accident in Ebonyi State

Published On: November 4, 2015, 4:01 pm (4 years ago)
Author: Giwa bayo

No fewer than nine persons including a driver and three members of a family died Wednesday in a fatal accident that occurred in Ishiagu-Awgu Expressway in Ivo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State.According to an eye witness, Mr John Okochi, the accident happened when an articulated vehicle and an 18-seater bus, with 18 passengers on board, coming from opposite directions collided. Okochi, whose relative was involved in the crash, said the articulated vehicle, with registration number Anambra JJT143XA; coming from Ishiagu collided with the bus, with registration number Edo SGD541SA, returning from Enugu.
He said the driver and eight others died on the spot while the other victims who sustained various degrees of injuries were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.
He said all the victims were indigenes of Ishiagu community, who were returning from Enugu in Enugu State.


Posted: (4 years ago) at 4-11-2015 04:01 PM | Hero
may the soul of the departed rest in peace.
Posted: (4 years ago) at 4-11-2015 04:05 PM | Newbie
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RIP to the dead ones
Posted: (4 years ago) at 4-11-2015 04:13 PM | Upcoming
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God, look at accident, vehicles scattered like this? This must have happened by dangerous overtaking. May their souls rest in peace
Posted: (4 years ago) at 4-11-2015 04:18 PM | Gistmaniac
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RIP to the dead
Posted: (4 years ago) at 4-11-2015 04:29 PM | Upcoming
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Sad news everywhere.... Lord Jesus only in you we take our refuge....plz do not forsake us....
Posted: (4 years ago) at 4-11-2015 04:40 PM | Gistmaniac
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bad road
Posted: (4 years ago) at 4-11-2015 05:54 PM | Addicted Hero
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Road accidents again? This is ember month oo, everyone should be careful on the road oo, these road demons have come again
Posted: (4 years ago) at 4-11-2015 06:18 PM | Gistmaniac
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Rip
Posted: (4 years ago) at 4-11-2015 07:59 PM | Gistmaniac
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Good God,so pathetic,may their departed soul R.I.P..
Posted: (4 years ago) at 4-11-2015 08:48 PM | Hero
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Overspeed&overtaking,chaaiii,dis ember month,Rip to d dead,quick recovering 2 d injured.
Posted: (4 years ago) at 4-11-2015 08:55 PM | Hero
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Novic Novic (m)
End of time. most of today naijapal new was so so death. may there soul rest in peace
Posted: (4 years ago) at 4-11-2015 09:34 PM | Hero
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May their souls rest in peace. Amen
Posted: (4 years ago) at 4-11-2015 11:17 PM | Addicted Hero
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eya, may deir soulz rest in peace
Posted: (4 years ago) at 7-11-2015 12:50 AM | Hero
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bt nawa 4 sum driverz ooo, i no know where dem dey speed go, cus i bliv say na overspeedin go cause dis accident. federal road safety need to implement law abt speed.
Posted: (4 years ago) at 7-11-2015 12:52 AM | Hero
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People keep dying by road accidents becos of overspeeding and bad roads. Drivers should take it easy cos this is ember months oo
Posted: (4 years ago) at 19-11-2015 07:41 AM | Gistmaniac
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Everytime these drivers keep putting passengers lives in danger just because they want to make more money by going more trips. Na only God go help us
Posted: (4 years ago) at 19-11-2015 07:44 AM | Gistmaniac
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