Elo Edremoda, Warri
A industrial motorcyclist was reportedly killed in a head-on collision with an incoming automobile alongside the Agbarho Bridge axis of the East West Highway, in Ughelli North council space of Delta state.
It was gathered that the incident occurred at about 4pm, Monday.
He reportedly died immediately after he was hit by the automobile, a wine colored Mitsubishi wagon.
The motive force, in addition to passengers within the automobile had been mentioned to have fled instantly they noticed that he was lifeless.
Sources declare that they sustained accidents and the windscreen of the automobile was mentioned to have been damaged.
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The ‘okada’ rider, who couldn’t be recognized as of the time of submitting this report, was mentioned to have ridden towards site visitors.
A motorist, who narrated the incident to this reporter, mentioned “it occurred round 4pm. The okada man was coming from Okuokoko facet and was on the unsuitable lane. The opposite automobile was coming from Ughelli.
“The person died on the spot. As the motive force was nonetheless making an attempt to maneuver, he hit the median and the glass acquired damaged. They had been injured due to the impression.”
Efforts to get feedback from the Delta State Police Command had been unsuccessful as of the time of submitting this report.
Its spokesperson, DSP Onome Onowakpoyeya, didn’t take a name put throughout to her telephone; neither did she reply an SMS despatched to her quantity.