A bus conveying mostly students was involved in a gruesome accident on Tuesday,February 7th, in Enugu state.
Politics Nigeria learnt that a commercial bus carrying mainly students of Community Secondary School Iva Valley and Government Technical College (GTC) Enugu back to their respective destinations after school hours, left the road track and rolled into a dish that was about 30ft depth at Millkin Hill, Ngwo.
The various stakeholders including FRSC, NSCDC, NRCS, NPF and bystanders were at the scene of the incident to assist and rescue the trapped/injured persons. In summary, a total of 16 persons were involved, 11 persons were seriously injured, 2 persons had minor injury while 3 persons lost their lives.
NEMA, ESEMA and FRSC helped to convey the affected persons to National Orthopaedic Hospital Enugu and Enugu State University Teaching Hospital where they are receiving medical attention.