Two dead, others injured in Anambra overhead tank accident


Two pupils lost their lives while two others sustained injuries on Wednesday when an overhead water tank fell inside their classroom.

The incident happened at Royal Kings Foundation Nursery and Primary School, Nkpor-Agu in Idemili North local government area of Anambra State.

The tank, filled with water, in a house adjacent to the school, fell from its stand and crashed into the classroom.

The victims, three boys and a girl, were immediately rushed to the hospital where two of them were confirmed dead.

Police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed, confirmed the incident.

According to him, the Commissioner of Police, John Abang, while condoling with the victims’ families, also ordered for an investigation to ascertain circumstances surrounding the incident.

”At about 11:15 a.m., an…



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