Bitterness struck the community of Nkpor-Agu on Wednesday 5th Feb. 2020, a community in Idemili North local government area of Anambra State after an overhead tank fell on a class room and killed two pupils and injured two others
The sad incidence occurred at Royal Kings Foundation nursery and primary school according to reports
The victims were confirmed to be 3 boys and 1 girl, who were rushed to the hospital following the accident
Unfortunately two of the victims were confirmed dead after a medical team arrived the scene and the other two remain critically injured lying in the hospital
The police spokes man in the Local Government Mohammed Haruna said; The the deceased are aged 3 named Wisdom Ezewudo (male) and 2 years female who was yet to be identified during filing of this report
The other two victims are Chimelumeze Obelenwa (male) aged One year seven months and Kosisochukwu Anthony (male) aged One year ten months are responding to treatment.
He added that the over head tank’s capacity is 800 gallons and was filled with water
Mr. Haruna said the commissioner of police in has sympathised with the families of the deceased and order an investigation to ascertain the cause of the accident