Uyo - A cab driver lost his life when the car he was driving crashed into a broken down caterpillar on Uyo Nung Udoe Road in the Ibesikpo/Asutan Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, Punch reports.
The driver was said to be running away from officials of the Ministry of Transport Task Force that were on his trail from Aka Road when the accident occurred.
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Three persons sustained various degrees of injury in the accident and were taken to a hospital in the area for treatment.
The Chairman, Town Service Drivers’ Union, Aka Road Unit, Solomon Ekanem, said the late driver was a member of the union, commonly described as 701.
- News 24