Miss Chinenye Roseline Ude, a 24 years old graduate of Sociology from Enugu state college of science and technology (ESUT) lost her existence in a deadly accident at Akesan Junction in Igando area, alongside the Isheri-LASU avenue, Lagos.
The lady become killed last week while taking her father, Mr. Anthony Ude, who had an injury on his hand to the nearby Divine Blessing hospital, across the Isheri-LASU avenue, in Akesan village, for treatment.
It became gathered that even as they had been waiting to go to the opposite aspect of the freeway, the driver of a tipper lorry, with registration EPE 299 XE, loaded with sand, lost control of the wheel and headed for the aspect of the street in which Mr. Ude and his daughter stood.
Once they noticed the car heading in the direction of them, father and daughter fled in different directions. sadly, the automobile went after Chinenye, killing her instantly.
According to a witness, the vehicle’s rear tyres crushed Chinenye’s head at the paved road.
“The pathetic incident instantly attracted a large crowd of sympathisers and passers-by means of. people could not restrain their tears,” one witness said.
Daily sun gathered that soon after the accident, the police at Igando were alerted. On arrival, they inspected the scene and carried out short investigation before arranging for an ambulance to take the body away.
The tipper driver and the deceased’s father, in accordance some other eyewitness, Mr. Azuka Obidinnu, were taken to Igando Police Station while the tipper was impounded.
After a brief stay on the station, a policeman, Sergeant Onee Kanu, and Mr. Obidinnu, conveyed the remains of the deceased to the mortuary of Mainland health center, Yaba, where it changed into deposited.
in the meantime, the driver of the tipper lorry is being detained at Igando Police Station pending the final results of investigations.
Speaking to daily sun, the distraught father Mr Ude mourns the tragic death of his daughter at such a young age.
“I thank God for sparing my life and making my get away possible. If two people had died, the state of affairs might have been each large and disastrous. I pray God to present my spouse, Mrs. Amaka Ude, the fortitude to endure this big loss. it is heavy on her; she is experiencing tremendous sorrow and unhappiness in the intervening time. i can sense her pain and anguish because this loss is irreparable,” he said.
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