A yet to be identified woman and a female child on Sunday died in a fatal bus accident that occurred at Uli on the ever busy Ihialla-Onitsha Road at about 12.35pm.
The Ag. Director of Public Education of the Anambra State Sector of FRSC, Margaret B. Onabe (DRC) revealed this in a press release.
Onabe said that the crash involved a Nissan Caravan bus, with registration number: ACA 989 ZW belonging to ONYEMAECHI Transport Company.
She pointed out that the probable cause of the crash was attributed to tyre burst.
Onabe said that eye witness account indicated that the driver of the bus lost control as a result of tyre burst and crashed.
Twelve people comprising five male adults, five female adults, one male child, and a female child according to her were involved in the crash in which the adult female and the female child died.
The FRSC Director of Public Education said that the injured victims were rushed to Nnadi hospital, and Infant Jesus hospital Ihialla, by FRSC personnel where the female adult and the female child were confirmed dead by the doctor on duty.
The Anambra State Sector Commander of FRSC, Adeoye Irelewuyi(CC) has expressed sympathy to the family of the dead victims.
He urged Motoring public to ensure their vehicles are in good condition before hitting the road.