Federal Road Safety Corp Anambra state command confirmed the death of two persons and 13 others injured in a Accident between a lorry and a commercial bus.
The incident which occurred along Ihiala axis of Onitsha-Owerri Expressway in Anambra state.
The accident was between a tipper and a commercial bus whose registration number is NEN-59XQ. An eyewitness told us that the tipper driver was negotiating into his house when the bus suddenly rammed into it. The accident occurred when it rained.
A total of 15 persons, 10 adult males and five adult females were involved in the crash.
“Twelve persons sustained serious injuries and were taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital and God’s Favour Hospital Okohia, both in Ihiala town. As at the time of filling this report, two victims, the driver whose leg was amputated in the crash and another victim were confirmed dead by doctors at the hospital,” he said.