Tears As 9 Wedding Guests Die In Edo Road Accident (Photos)
The coincidence which concerned a business bus belonging to Who Go Better Transport Company and a truck, came about at Ekpon Junction, alongside the Agbor-Ewohimi Road on Saturday, April 24. IgbereTV collected that the sufferers had been touring from Benin City to Ewatto in Esan South-East Local Government Area of the kingdom to attend a wedding rite of their friend and relation.
The truck loaded with cement rammed into the bus few kilometres to their destination. Out of the 10 wedding guests, simplest one man or woman recognized as DJ Nasco, survived.
The lone survivor
One of the deceased were recognized as Constance Omoijade, a 2018 graduate of the Federal Polytechnic Auchi.
The said survivor is presently within the extensive care unit of Shillo Hospital in Ewohimi, in Edo nation, whilst the bodies of the nine individuals who died at the scene had been deposited in the mortuary.
However, the Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Edo Sector Command, Henry Benemesia, who showed the incident disclosed that five people died immediate, while others were taken to the health center and he was yet to affirm if they later died.
An irritated mob reportedly set the truck ablaze after the unhurt driver escaped from the scene.
It changed into in addition accrued that the bride and the bridegroom, each from Ewatto, have been devastated over the tragic accident.
The bridal ceremony turned into disorganized as the couple who had been already at the dancing ground heard the cry and wailing of different guests at the marriage venue whilst the news of the accident broke out.
The wedding turned into stated to have ended all of sudden but no longer without the conventional dowry for the bride’s own family.
Ehis Success mourned Constance Omoijade on Facebook. Ehis Success wrote;
"Rip leave out Constance Omoijade"
Praying for the lone survivor, Starbest AK wrote on Facebook. "Please pray for our talented brother DjNasco Real for a quick healing form the hands of the enemies. Get properly quickly brother and the wonderful God the created you to this global will hold you alive and continue your profession. Amen"