Eight Madonna University students burn to death, others injured in road accident while traveling home ahead of the election





A bus carrying Madonna students home crashed and caught fire at least 8 students of the school were burnt to death in the accident which occurred at TTC/Special Science School junction along the trans-Saharan road in Abakiliki, Ebonyi State.


The passengers of the bus were said to be traveling from Port Harcourt to Taraba State when they were hit by a sienna and the bus immediately caught fire on the evening of Saturday, Feb. 18.

The students were returning home ahead of the upcoming elections.

A hospital worker tweeted that most of the victims of the accident were burnt. The few that manged to escape out of the bus sustained multiple fractures.

Loved ones had taken to social media to mourn.



See photos from the scene of the sad incident below;


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