Two persons were feared killed, yesterday, in a fatal accident at Nawfia, along the Awka-Enugu Expressway, in Anambra State.

 

An eyewitness told The Guardian that the accident, which occurred around 2:20 p.m., involved a Mercedes 911 truck and a Toyota Highlander SUV.

Anambra State Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Adeoye Irelewuyi, confirmed the incident, pointing out that two male adults died.

He blamed wrongful overtaking as the cause of the accident and said that officers of the Awka Sector Command of FRSC were making attempts to remove the trapped bodies and clear obstruction caused on the highway.

Source: Uzoma Nzeagwu