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Thursday, 24 May 2018

@Sadnews Africa: Passengers burnt to death in Delta community

Passengers burnt to death in Delta community
Three passengers were on Wednesday burnt to death in an auto accident at Urhovie-Abraka community in Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State.
It was gathered that the driver of the vehicle and other passengers escaped the ordeal narrowly.
Meanwhile, an eyewitness gave an account of the incident and said the passenger bus had a flat tyre while descending the fly-over at Urhovie-Abraka and in the process, somersaulted severally before it went into flames.
According to his account, three of the passengers, who were trapped in the vehicle were the ones that were burnt to death.
Meanwhile, following the un fortunate incident, the men of the Nigeria Police Force, Abraka Divisional Headquarters, as well as Officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps were at the scene few minutes after the gory incident.
Contacted, the Delta State Acting Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Andrew Aniamaka did not pick calls as of the time of filing this report.

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