Sunday, October 27, 2019

Four sisters killed in Edo road accident

A pregnant woman and three of her sisters were reportedly killed on Saturday morning in a road accident in Edo state.

The driver of the car, who was with his wife when the accident occurred, was said to have lost control and hit the sisters who were at the bus stop.

An eyewitness said the pregnant woman and sisters were all standing by the roadside, waiting to board a vehicle to convey them to market.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) learnt that the wedding of one of the dead siblings had been scheduled to take place next weekend. Mr Monday Ikponwosa, who claimed to have witnessed the incident, said that it occurred at about 6:15 a.m. with the four people dying on the spot.