NIGERIAN NEWS ONLINE: 11 People Killed In Cross River Road Accident
At least Eleven people were killed in a road accident along the Calabar-Mbarakom-Awi Highway in Cross River State, and two others were wounded.
Channels Television has confirmed the incident to the Sector Head of Operations, Deputy Corps Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Mathew Egbe.
He blamed the crash on the driver’s over-speeding with passengers in the car.
The accident occurred along the highway between Calabar-Mbarakom-Awi. The Hiace bus held 13 passengers and 11 died while two injuries were sustained, he said.
The accident that took place this morning claimed 11 lives, while two injuries were sustained. The wounded passengers were taken alongside the corps to the General Hospital in Akampka for treatment.