The Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps in Anambra State, Andrew Kumapayi, on Tuesday confirmed the death of a motorcyclist at Orie Akwu-Ukwu on the Owerri-Onitsha highway.
Kumapayi while speaking on the incident noted that the unidentified motorcyclist was hit by a Toyota Siena car.
He further stated that the accident which happened about 10 a.m., was caused by speeding
“It was gathered that an unregistered motorcycle was hit by a Toyota Sienna with registration number YAB 549 WD.”
“One out of the two male adults involved in the crash, who happened to be the motorcyclist lost his life.”
“On getting to the scene of the accident, men of the Nigeria Police Force were already on ground. They took the corpse of the victim to Gateway Mortuary in Oba, near Onitsha.”
“The policemen also took the driver of the Toyota Sienna to their station.”
He warned motorists against speeding, which could lead to loss of control and road accidents.