Angry Mob Sets Truckload Of Salt Ablaze In Onitsha After It Crushed A Cart Pusher To Death

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Angry Mob Sets Truckload Of Salt Ablaze In Onitsha After It Crushed A Cart Pusher To Death
Angry Mob Sets Truckload Of Salt Ablaze In Onitsha After It Crushed A Cart Pusher To Death - Vantage News Nigeria
Angry Mob Sets Truckload Of Salt Ablaze In Onitsha After It Crushed A Cart Pusher To Death

In Upper Iweka, along the Onitsha-Owerri Road, around 10 am on Tuesday, November 10

A truck fully loaded with salt was set ablaze by an angry mob after it killed a cart pusher.

The driver of the truck Vantage News gathered, fled the scene after the accident.

The Anambra state Public Education Officer of the Federal Road Safety Corps Sector, Kamal Musa, confirmed the tragic incident involving a cart pusher and a truck without a registration number.

“According to eyewitnesses , the truck driver slipped out of his lane due to excessive speeding and crushed a pedestrian, who is well known in the community, hence angry youths revenged by setting the truck ablaze when the driver was nowhere to be found,” he said.

“The FRSC rescue team from Upper Iweka outpost was immediately mobilised for rescue operations only to be intercepted by angry youths, who took the corpse of the victim away.”

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