Monday, April 19, 2021
No menu items!
Home NEWS Speeding driver kills himself and a female pedestrian in a lone accident

Speeding driver kills himself and a female pedestrian in a lone accident

Speeding driver kills himself and a female pedestrian in a lone accident

A speeding driver has died and so has a female pedestrian who he hit along Obiuno Road in Igbo Ukwu, Anambra State.

 

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) confirmed the death of the pair in a lone accident that occurred on Saturday, March 27.

 

The FRSC Sector Commander in Anambra, Mr Andrew Kumapayi, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN): “an unidentified driver of a Lexus car with registration number KSF403GD was on top speed and lost control of the vehicle.

 

“He knocked down two women crossing the road and crashed into a building by the side of the road.

 

“Four people were involved in the crash – two male adults and two female adults.

 

“The victims were taken to Apex Hospital in Igbo Ukwu by a good Samaritan before the arrival of FRSC rescue team from Igbo Ukwu Command.

 

“The male passenger in the vehicle and one of the female pedestrians sustained injuries, while the driver and the other female pedestrian were confirmed dead by the doctor on duty.

 

“Their bodies had been deposited at the hospital’s mortuary.”


LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

European Super League: Uefa and Premier League condemn 12 major clubs signing up to breakaway plans

Uefa, the Premier League and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson have condemned 12 major European clubs, including the 'big six' from England, signing up...

Leicester City 1-0 Southampton: Kelechi Iheanacho earns Foxes first FA Cup final spot since 1969

Leicester City reached their first FA Cup final since 1969 as Kelechi Iheanacho's second-half goal gave them victory over Southampton at Wembley. Iheanacho was the...

Two drug traffickers excrete 191 pellets of cocaine, heroin at Lagos Airport

Two suspected drug traffickers intercepted by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, Lagos, have...

Man who gave woman a lift zooms away with her phone after collecting it to input his number

A Twitter user has shared an unpleasant experience her friend had with a man who offered her a ride. According to @IsrealGeraldine, a man had...

Recent Comments