Four men were critically injured in an accident involving three long vehicles and one saloon car, along the Igwuruta-Airport Road, in Igwuruta-ali, in Ikwerre Local Government Area.
A security guard at the PTI Skills Acquisition Center, Prince Okoroba, who witnessed the accident, spoke with our correspondent.
“I just da my compound they eat my night food, the next thing I hear na heavy sound. I think say na armed robbers, for another mind I think say e fit be accident.
“Before I rush come out outside, the next thing I see nah this two trucks and blood everywhere. The driver don get injury every where for him body.
“They just lie down before people come da come na so them rush them to hospital. My brother I no just know but I think say the two of them no understand themselves.
“A coca cola truck and the one way carry cement, one day come like this and the other one they come the other side, so two of them come misunderstand themselves, them come hit each other. The whole roads come full with blood. I know no whether them no they see each other.”
Okoroba who expressed fear regarding the life of the driver of the cement truck, said he was fatally injured.
“The truck driver, the life is what am after, because the accident touch am very well. I just believe make God save am so that him no go die. Yes he was bleeding seriously and nobody to help am. Even him conductor been they very injured for sometimes before people come da rush to help them.”
Our correspondent reports that parts of the two trucks, cement bags, broken bottles and crates blocked the road, leaving vehicles stranded and using only one side of the dual-carriage way.