Fatal Accident On Benin Ore Road: FRSC Towing Truck Driver Burnt To Death After Tanker Crash

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June 27, 2015 – Fatal Accident On Benin Ore Road: FRSC Towing Truck Driver Burnt To Death On Benin Ore Edo State After Petrol Tanker Crash

The official towing truck of Edo chapter of the Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC was involved in a ghastly accident today on the popular Benin-Ore highway in Edo State.

According to Edo FRSC Commander, Susi Familoni, the inferno that burnt the FRSC towing vehicle driver to death was caused by a petrol truck driver who lost control and crashed into the vehicle towing 2 other vehicles on the aforementioned road today.

Familoni told News Agency that the driver has caught fire before help arrived.

He said the N100million towing truck was donated to the agency by the World Bank last year.

Benin Ore road has suddenly become a death trap for travellers. Too many fatal accidents are recorded yearly on that road.