On Monday, September 14, a water tanker crushed a tricycle, killing one person and leaving four others seriously injured in Anambra state.
According to a statement released by RC Kamal Musa, the acting Sector Public Education Officer of the Anambra state Command of the Federal Road Safety Commission FRSC, the accident occurred opposite Jodon Shopping Mall Nkpor, along Onitsha- Awka Old road at about 3pm.
The tanker crushed the tricycle due to excessive speeding and wrongful overtaking.
Meanwhile, four persons who sustained injuries in the accident were rushed to Boromi hospital Onitsha, by FRSC rescue team from Nteje Unit Command.
The dead victim’s body was deposited at the Mogue after he was confirmed dead by the Doctors in the Hospital.