Yet to an identified man lost control of his vehicle at Garrison Port-Harcourt, killed one passerby and himself.
According to a Facebook client, Agala Uchenna, the driver was in a speed when he tried to weave away from the mobile police van, unlucky to him, he hit covet and his vehicle somersaulted into a passerby.
Both the victim and driver died immediately due to fire burnt.
In his words: “Tragedy at Garrison Junction Ph, as a small car lost control trying to outsmart garrison Police. It was said that he hit the pavement, got a burst tire, somersaulted severally and hit a passerby and went into flame with the diesel he was carrying.
“Both the car, one occupant and the innocent passerby were burnt beyond recognition.
“The driver who was carrying diesel ran out from the car with fire and couldn’t run far before he fell down and was rushed to the hospital according to an eyewitness.
“What a bad way to begin a new year. Death all over the country. May God help us oh.