Truck kills 2 in Aba

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BY ERIC UGBOR

ABA— TRAGEDY struck in Aba, Abia State, weekend, when a truck killed a 38-year-old man and a girl of four years in the Ogbor Hill area.

An eyewitness said at 2pm last Friday, at Umunkama village near Aba, one Chimezie Isaac, the driver of the truck with number plate LSD 283 XD heading towards Akwa Ibom State on the Aba/Ikot Ekpene Highway, lost control of the vehicle.

The truck veered off the road and knocked down the two persons who died on the spot.

The corpses of the deceased, whose identities could not be ascertained at press time, were deposited at a morgue in the area.

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