A speeding Dangote trailer loaded with cement has lost control and rammed into people killing many in the tragic incident that happened in Ihiala, Anambra state.
It was tears in Ihiala yesterday as a Dangote Trailer loaded with cement allegedly ran into people around Total Filling Station in Ihiala, Anambra state killing 7 persons and leaving several others seriously injured.
According to media reports, the driver of the Dangote truck reportedly lost control, veered off the road and rammed into people before plunging inside a gutter.
No less than 25 persons lost their lives in that ugly incident. The casualties were mostly hawkers ranging from young children hawking gala, pure water, aki n ukwa, chips to old women selling okpa bread and the rest.
It was gathered that the driver was no were to be found as soon as the incident took place. there were wailing all over the place as people were running frantically trying to know if they can identify any of the casualties.
An ambulance was also around carrying the dead to a nearby mortuary at our lady of loudres Ihiala, Anambra state.