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Many died In An Accident Occurred Along Aba/Ikot-Ekpene expressway (Ogbor Hill)

Accident Occurred Along Aba/Ikot-Ekpene expressway (Ogbor Hill)
Many lost their lives following the accident which occurred on Saturday, 2nd April 2017.

Abacityblog reporter revealed that the fatal accident that occurred over the weekend on the Ikot-Ekpene-Aba Expressway in Aba, Abia state, led to the death of many and several others injured.

The accident, which involved a truck, a couple of tricycles (Keke Napep), a commercial bus and a private car, was reportedly caused by the truck.

It is further gathered that the truck, heavily loaded with chippings, was speeding as it descended the Ogbor Hill Bridge, when it lost control and crashed into several vehicles and pedestrians.

The bus and tricycles popularly called Keke Napep were loading passengers when the truck hit them, sending them through the rail of the bridge.

See photos below:

Meanwhile, the Abia State governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu visited the scene of the accident on Sunday, he frowned at the use of touts as revenue collection agents and ordered a full scale investigation into the remote and immediate causes of the unfortunate incident while vowing to bring the perpetrators to book.

Abia State governor
Governor Ikpeazu visits the accident scene

 He commiserated with the family and friends of those who lost their lives as a result of the accident.

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