By; PAMELA EBOH, Awka
Two people have allegedly died in an auto crash at Amansea area of tge Enugu-Onitsha expressway.
The accident which occurred at about 6:00am left eight other passengers injured.
It was gathered that a Toyota Hummer Bus with registration number BAL 266 XA driven by one Ibrahim heading to Lagos from Jalingo was on top speed when it rammed into a stationary lorry bearing registration number GGE 167 XP.
Confirming the incident, the SPEO of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) , Pascal A. Anigbo said that the area has been cordoned off, and traffic control is ongoing.
He said that FRSC team has rushed the injured victims to Chukwuemeka Odumegu Ojukwu Teaching Hospital, Amaku as well as the dead.
He added, “The Sector Commander Anambra State Sector Command, Andrew A. Kumapayi consoles with the family of the dead and wishes the injured victims speedy recovery.”
He called on motorists to ensure they place adequate caution signs whenever their vehicles breakdown along the road.