Again, Road Mishap Kills one, Injures Two In Makurdi — Leadership Newspaper


A primary two pupil, on Monday was feared dead with two others seriously injured, in a ghastly accident, which occurred at Heavy Duty Park, North Bank, Makurdi, Benue State in the early hours of when a truck fully loaded with beans coming from Mafia to makurdi fell on them.

Investigating Police Officer attached to C Division Police Station North Bank, Sergeant Thaddeus Dangela told LEADERSHIP via a telephone interview that a truck with registration number YDP – 697 – XA, loaded with beans was traveling towards Makurdi when it fell off the road and its luggage trapped the victims.

Aondowase Nyitamen, a Primary two pupil at LGA Primary School Locust, North Bank, lost his life in the accident, while his mother, Mlumun Nyitamen and one other primary three pupil in the same school, Queen Torkuma, sustained various degrees of injuries.

Sergeant Dangela said the remains of Master Aondowase had been deposited at the morgue of the Benue State University Teaching Hospital Makurdi while…

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