– A fatal accident has occured in Edo state
– About four people have been reportedly killed following the incident
– The crash occurred along Benin bypass
About four persons have been reportedly killed in a fatal accident which occurred in Edo state.
The car accident occurred along Benin bypass between Agbor in Delta state and Upper Sakponba Road, Benin-City, on Tuesday, at about 5:30pm.
A video clip making the rounds shows how the deceased laid in the pool of their own blood.
Daily Post reports that a man, suspected to be the driver, who sustained injuries, was heard wailing in pain.
Below is a video from the accident scene. Our viewers are advised to note that the video is graphic.
Meanwhile, one person was on Wednesday, August 24 feared dead when a tanker laden with fuel exploded at Upper Mission junction on the Benin-Auchi expressway, in Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of Edo state.
The explosion, which was said to have occurred at about 7:00am, left no fewer than four persons injured. It was also gathered that the fire destroyed property worth millions of naira.
Vanguard reported that at least four houses were destroyed when the tanker exploded. Other source from the scene of the accident stated that many people were killed without mentioning the actual number of casualties.