Motorcyclist dies in Owerri-Onitsha highway autocrash



The Anambra Sector Commander of the Road Corps (FRSC), Mr Andrew Kumapayi, Tuesday confirmed the of a motorcyclist Orie Akwu-Ukwu Owerri-Onitsha highway.

Kumapayi, confirmed the incident in an interview in , said the unidentified motorcyclist was hit by a Toyota Siena car.

The commander said the accident which occurred about 10 a.m. was caused by over-speeding

“It was gathered that an unregistered motorcycle was hit by a Toyota Sienna with registration number YAB 549 WD.

“One of the two male adults involved in the crash, happened to be the motorcyclist lost life.

getting to the scene of the accident, the FRSC rescue team reported that operatives of the Police Force already ground. They took the corpse of the to Gateway Mortuary in Oba, near Onitsha.

“The policemen also took the driver of the Toyota Sienna to their station.’’

Kumapayi said that clearing of obstruction was going the scene of the crash free flow of traffic.

He warned motorists against over-speeding, which he said, could lead to loss of control and road accidents. (NAN)