Seven people, including two teachers from confidence – based private tertiary organization, College of Mkar , lost their lives in an engine mishap at Gbatse people group along Ugbema – Adikpo Street in the Ushongo Nearby Government Zone of Benue State.
The occurrence occurred around 5pm on Saturday when a truck squashed a Toyota Camry vehicle with number plate, MKD 300 NH, in which the casualties were tenants.
An observer , who recognized himself basically as Terna , on Sunday said , ” A truck slam into a fixed Toyota Camry vehicle with the number plate, MKD – 300-NH, pounding the seven inhabitants to death .
” The truck was passing on a vehicle and the driver needed to escape from a police checkpoint when he slammed into the holding up vehicle, executing all the inhabitants.
” It took the police and others more than five hours to clear the groups of the people in question .
” A few archives recuperated from the location of the mishap distinguished the instructors as Mr Josua Leva of Mass Correspondence Division, and Moses Tarnongo , among the casualties of the mishap.
” A Peak ATM card was found on the collections of one of the people in question, recognizing her as Adaa Gift. ”
Tarnongo was said to have who kicked the bucket close by his better half and three kids.
The Benue State Division Administrator of the Government Street Wellbeing Corps, Aliyu Baba, said , ” The mishap was brought about by hazardous driving from the transporter, who was attempting to avoid a checkpoint. He squashed the tenants of the Toyota Camry, slaughtering seven individuals and harming one. ”
In the interim, the Benue State Lead representative , Samuel Ortom, on Sunday sent sympathies to groups of the people in question .
In an announcement by his Main Press Secretary , Terver Akase, Ortom ” felt for the administration , staff and understudies of College of Mkar who lost two of their instructors in the mishap – Joseph Leva; and Moses Tarnongo who passed on close by his better half and three youngsters.