Saturday, July 18, 2015

3 pupils of same parents crushed to death by a bus in Anambra state

This is so sad! A bus on Wednesday crushed three children of same parents who were returning from school nearly making their parents childless save for one of the children that survived the horrible incident.
The heartbreaking in­cident which took place at Nnokwa, Idemili south local government area of Anambra state threw the entire town into mourning as people especially mothers and children wailed un­controllably at the sight of blood and lifeless bodies of the children.                

Sun News reports that the victims, Ukamaka, Ogochukwu and Ezinne with their brother Chime­zie who was the only one that survived the accident were said be returning from school, St. Stephen’s Nursery and Primary School, Nnokwa between 1.30 and 2pm on Wednes­day when they met their end in the unfortunate ac­cident.
The said pupils are children of Mr. and Mrs. Nweke who hail from Kpagbe, Benue State but resident in Nnok­wa. Ukamaka who was a Primary 5 pupil was lead­ing home the other three, Ogochukwu, Primary 2; Chimezie, Primary 1 and Ezinne, Pre-Nursery, and they had crossed the ma­jor road, Adazi – Nnewi road and were entering the pathway to their home when the bus belonging to St. John’s Institute of Vocational Studies, Neni coming from Adazi axis skidded off the road and crushed them.
According to an eye­witness, Ukamaka died on the spot; Ogochukwu, male, died on the way to Iyielu Hospital and Ezinne died at a nearby Chinoso Hospital while Chimezie was being treated at Iyielu Hospital, Ogidi before he was discharged on Thurs­day evening against medi­cal advice.

The police and members of St. John’s Institute of Vocational Studies could not be reached for comments as at the time of filing this report. 

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  1. I detest bad news, may their souls rest in peace

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