The families of 2 school children have been thrown into mourning as a reckless driver ran into a group of school children in Umuchu, Anambra state while killing 2 of the students on the spot.
The tragic incident occurred on Wednesday evening, January 30th, along Osete Expressway, Umuchu, Anambra state.
It was gathered by sources in Umuchu that the 2 school children are students of God’s Own Secondary school in Umugama, Anambra state.
It was also gathered by the school authorities that school hours had closed and the students of God’s Own Secondary School in Umugama were on their way home.
The driver of the white Hilux then lost control and ran into a group of students while killing 2 of them on the spot.
The dead bodies of the students of God’s Own Secondary school identified as Chidiebere and Chibuike respectively have now been deposited at the morgue.
Several eyewitnesses have gone on social media to express their sadness over the tragic incident. See their expression below:
Black evening in umuchu town….
An accident happened just now along osete express way umuchu just now…
A hilux van ran into students of God’s own secondary school umugama umuchu
Claiming lives of students
It was very bad
We lost two students at the spot.
RIP to them
What a painful death
Reporting from visitation hospital….
See more below:
HAPPENING RIGHT NOW IN UMUCHU TOWN.. 30/1/2019.
A RECKLESS DRIVER HAS KILLED TWO STUDENTS OF GOD’S OWN SCHOOL UMUCHU TODAY ALONG IBUGHUBU ROAD, ACCORDING TO OUR HOME CORRESPONDENT, THE TWO GIRLS (STUDENTS) ARE FROM IBUGHUBU VILLAGE UMUCHU, BUT THEY ARE SCHOOLING AT GOD’S OWN SCHOOL LOCATED IN UMUGAMA VILLAGE UMUCHU.
THEIR BODY HAS BEEN DEPOSITED AT VISITATION MOTAURY UMUCHU.
MAY THEIR GENTLE SOULS REST IN PERFECT PEACE AMEN….. RIP.