t least, twelve passengers on Sunday escaped death when a commercial bus went up in flames at the Niger bridge in Onitsha Anambra State.
The incident occurred around 1.02 pm and was said to have been caused by an electrical fault.
TheNewsGuru.com gathered that the occupants of the bus heading to Onitsha from Warri escaped before the vehicle caught fire.
“A Hummer bus is on flame inside the bridge. The Fire Service has been alerted. All passengers are safe. The bus has been removed. There is a free flow of traffic on both sections of the expressway,” he said.