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Five Dead, Two Injured In Enugu Auto Crash



Ganiyat Ganiyu

Five persons have lost their lives while two were seriously injured in a fatal accident on the Nsukka-Obollo road in Enugu State.

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Sector Commander in the state, Ogbonnaya Kalu, said the accident occurred on Friday, July 10, at Kpokpo junction, by Micho Link Filling Station.

Kalu added that the accident was caused by wrong overtaking by a green Toyota Sienna.

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He said the wrong overtaking led to a head on collision with a truck loaded with fertilisers.

All five occupants of the Toyota Sienna died on the spot while the driver of the truck and his conductor were taken to the hospital for medical attention.

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