It was gathered that an oncoming car nearly hit the pregnant lady, however for windfall.
A pregnant lady escaped dying in Umuahia, the Abia state capital, as a workforce of policemen mentioned to be imposing the four pm closing time for keke operators within the state, attacked a tricycle conveying her and her two kids.
Eyewitnesses informed Vanguard that the police workforce had trailed the keke rider alongside College highway and in an try to arrest cease the rider, hit the tricycle which somersaulted to the roadside and threw away the pregnant lady and her two kids.
It was gathered that an oncoming automotive nearly hit the pregnant lady, however for windfall.
As quickly because the Abia police workforce noticed that the tricycle (keke) had somersaulted, they fled the world within the patrol van. Passersby assisted the pregnant lady and her two kids who sustained minor accidents.
Eyewitnesses mentioned; ”The keke operator was speedily to flee from the Police workforce. And the police was in scorching pursuit, they hit the keke and the pregnant lady and her two kids together with the rider had been thrown out to the roadside.
“The pregnant woman was shouting on top of her voice. She was almost hit by an oncoming. Passersby came to assist her and her children and lift the tricycle. We were shocked that the police didn’t stop to assist the victims.”
As on the time of submitting this report, efforts to get the response of the spokesman of the Abia State Police Command, SP Geoffrey Ogbonna, had been unsuccessful as his cell quantity, indicated it was unavailable.