No fewer the ten persons are reportedly killed as petrol tanker somersaults at Obong Itam, along Calabar-Itu High Way, Akwa Ibom state.
The sad event which happened at about 9. 00pm Monday, claimed the lives of pedestrians and commuters numbering over ten even as others were seriously wounded and were rushed to a near by Hospital to medical attention.
As at the time of filing this report, Fire service operatives from Itu council area had extinguish the fire but the roasted human bodies were still lying on the road side.
It is also reported that the driver of the tanker was no way to be found except for the driver who was badly injured and had to be rushed to be Hospital.