A woman has reportedly lost her life in a ghastly car crash while in a hot motor chase of her husband and his alleged mistress in Calabar.
The Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), in Cross River, Maikano Hassan, while confirming the incident to newsmen Sunday night, said the incident was caused by over speeding.
He stated the incident involving a Toyota Highlander which occured on the Muritala Mohammed Highway in Calabar claimed the life of the lone female driver who veered off the road into a ditch by the road.
”Though the woman was immediately rushed to a nearby hospital, but she was said to have died few minutes later due to the injury sustained from the incident” he added.
A source (name withheld) told Vanguard publication that the woman sighted her husband leaving SPAR shopping mall in the company of another female when she tried to block her husband’s car with the Toyota Highlander she was driving in.
The source said: “Her husband was said to have manoeuvred his vehicle out of the attempted blockade then took the Murtala Muhammed highway, with his wife in serious pursuit.
“In a bid to outrun her husband, she lost control of the speeding vehicle, veered off the road and slammed the vehicle on a tree, damaging the vehicle beyond repairs and also killing herself,” the source revealed.”
A Facebook user also said the woman’s husband, who had dropped off the lady he was with hurriedly returned along with passers-by to the scene of the accident and made attempts to revive the unconscious lady who was later rushed to the hospital.
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