No fewer than six persons were confirmed dead on Monday when a tanker laden with petrol rammed into two tricycle operators at Ntak Inyang village, a few kilometres to Uyo, the state capital.
PUNCH Metro gathered that the tanker immediately caught fire and burnt the two tricycles and their passengers, including a female and five others.
Our correspondent learnt that the accident occurred in the early hours of Monday on a side of the road which is undergoing rehabilitation.
A source said congestion on the free lane compounded the traffic.
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