The Ambulance Conveying Corpse of Mrs. Onyemata, mother of a Catholic priest of the Okigwe Catholic Diocese, Rev. Fr. Alex Onyemata, was gutted by fire over the weekend.
According to reports, the ambulance was on its way to the Mercy Mortuary in Umulogho Obowo, ImoState on Saturday, January 11, 2020, when it caught fire along Owerri-Umuahia road, due to a petrol leakage.
Fortunately, the corpse was quickly rescued by her family members who were accompanying the vehicle.