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Man run over and killed by Boeing 73 Airplane After Going for Walk on Airport Runway
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Man run over and killed by Boeing 73 Airplane After Going for Walk on Airport Runway

A Boeing 737 airplane struck and killed a man after he walked along Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in Texas on Thursday evening according to a Friday report by CBS News. The victim who is yet to be identified is a trespasser and was going for a walk on the runway when he was hit and killed by the Southwest plane .   According to the report by CBS News, the pilot saw the man before hitting him. He tried to maneuver the jet out of the way, but was unable to do so. After he was killed, an An airport driver found the man’s remains on the runway and an ambulance was called but it was to late as he was pronounced dead at the scene. The runway where the man was struck has been closed for further investigation. All passengers from the plane disembarked after ...
Father of Two and his Four Colleagues Burnt to Death in Horrific Road Crash in Edo
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Father of Two and his Four Colleagues Burnt to Death in Horrific Road Crash in Edo

Five members of staff of Okomu Oil plc, in Edo State were on Friday evening burnt to death in a road crash that occurred along Benin/Iguobazuwa road, in Ovia South-West local government area of the State. The accident occurred when the bus conveying the victims from Extension 2 farm of the firm to the head office of the company at Okomu community, rammed into a lorry that crossed the road. Two others were said to have sustained serious injuries in the ghastly accident and  are said to be currently receiving treatment. According to an eyewitness, Max Iyase, they could not render assistance to the victims, as the flame was ferocious. He identified one of the victims as Elvis Odia, a married father of two. "Yesterday experience on the road was so horrific as I drove into t...
All Passengers Perish as Tipper Lorry Rams into Bus in Enugu
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All Passengers Perish as Tipper Lorry Rams into Bus in Enugu

All passengers in a Commuter bus going to Enugu from Kaduna were on Monday killed following a collision with a tipper lorry at Opi-Nsukka, Enugu State. Eye witness report said the back tyres of the tipper which was conveying sand in the opposite direction pulled out of the lorry and rammed into the oncoming bus. Number of casualty was not confirmed but according to reports, all passengers were affected. Police spokesman CSP Ebere Amaraizu confirmed the accident.
Messi Involved in Road Accident
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Messi Involved in Road Accident

Lionel Messi’s father, Jorge Messi, was taken to a police station on Thursday night, after a BMW M3 he was driving hit a biker, who was rushed to hospital, the UK Mirror reports. The unnamed 24-year-old was reportedly left briefly unconscious after the collision at a crossroads in Rosario, Argentina. An ambulance took the injured man to hospital while police drove Lionel Messi’s father to a nearby police station, so they could check his vehicle documents. He is also thought to been breath-tested before being allowed to leave. The accident happened around 8pm. The motorcyclist was left unconscious after being knocked to the ground, but his injuries were categorised as “non-serious”, after he was examined by medics in Rosario’s Clemente Alvarez Hospital A&E. The inc...
Prince Philip Involved In Car Accident
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Prince Philip Involved In Car Accident

Prince Philip involved in car accident close to the Sandringham Estate while driving in his car, which had a collision with another vehicle on the road. Buckingham Palace confirmed the 97-year-old was not injured in the collision at 3.30pm on the A149, near West Newton in Norfolk, Metro UK reports. The Duke of Edinburgh was pulling out from a driveway in his Range Rover when the accident happened. Norfolk Police said officers were called to the Sandringham Estate shortly before 3pm ‘following reports of a collision involving two cars’. A spokesman added that police and ambulance crews attended and two people in one of the vehicles suffered minor injuries. A palace spokeswoman confirmed the duke was driving when the accident happened. She added: ‘He saw a doctor as a ...
Nigerian lady narrates heartbreaking experience in Lagos
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Nigerian lady narrates heartbreaking experience in Lagos

A Nigerian lady has narrated her heartbreaking experience in Lagos state, saying the country is in trouble. She took to her Facebook page to write about how she rescued some accident victims on 3rd Mainland bridge Lagos. Though four people were involved in the accident, two died before an ambulance could arrive. See the heartbreaking experience below; The 3rd Mainland Accident: It’s really sad what we experience in this country. We must be very mindful of what we do as well as what we watch and allow others do without speaking up or helping out. I found myself in an unusual mad traffic 8pm yesterday on 3rd mainland. On getting to the bridge we saw an accident involving 4 men a dispatch rider and an okada man. The okada man was carrying 2 passengers and they had a collision wi...
Son of ASUU Executive Killed In Bike Accident In Lagos
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Son of ASUU Executive Killed In Bike Accident In Lagos

Usaamah, son of ASUU executive identified as Dr AbdurRasheed Adetokunbo Adenowo, was reportedly killed in a bike accident which occurred in Lagos. The  25-year-old lawyer whose father is said to be the Welfare Officer of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos State University (LASU) chapter, died in a fatal accident at Volks bus stop along the Lagos-Badagry expressway. It was gathered that Usaamah, son of ASUU executive and the bike he boarded were hit by a trailer while trying to avoid an oncoming Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) that drove against traffic. A PhD student and friend of Dr Adenowo, a soldier who saw Usaamah’s Identity Card, traced the address on it to his home to inform his parents. “The reckless SUV driver drove the wrong way to avoid heavy traffic on the oth...