Sunday, December 8, 2013

Bride escapes death after wedding

Scene of the the accident
A bride narrowly escaped death in an auto crash while on her way from her wedding. The accident involving a NNPC  tanker with number plate XG 321 MKA, a cargo truck and two saloon cars happened at about 4: 45pm on Saturday, close to the Otedola bridge, Alausa, on Lagos/Ibadan Expressway.
According to Punch 
     The accident said the NNPC truck, while descending the slop from Alausa at top speed, could not hold its           break. It then ran into the first car and squashed the second one against the cargo truck.
      The bride and her husband were said to have jumped out of their car.
       When our reporter got to the scene of the accident, the groom was no where in sight. The groom’s elder            sister who spoke to our repoter while cuddling her baby explained that they were just coming from the             wedding reception of the couple.
She was seen kneeling down and thanking God for their escape but refused to give the name of the couple.
The fire coming out of the truck was put out by sympathisers as the tanker was carrying petroleum product. The accident also resulted in  gridlock which was controlled by men of the Federal Road Safety Corps.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Thank God for your life...