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The Anambra Police Command has reported a lone accident which unfortunately claimed a life.
According to SP Haruna Mohammed, PPRO, Anambra State Police Command, “On the14/8/2020 at about 5:30am a Mack Truck with REG number RUM 646 XA driven by yet to be identified person and laden with Diesel lost control while trying to negotiate a sharp bend near Agulu lake bridge and crashed inside the bush.
As a result,the diesel spilled on the ground and the truck conductor (name yet unknown) whose body was dismembered following the accident died on the spot.”
Mohammed, said Police operatives led by DPO Neni Division SP Asadu Uche and other Sister Security Agencies quickly mobilised to the scene and cordoned off the area to prevent catastrophe while the Fire Service was equally on ground to prevent fire outbreak.
The victim was taken to ST Joseph Hospital where he was certified dead by a medical doctor and corpse deposited at the mortuary for preservation.