22nd January, 2023
The Dean of Student Affairs at Niger Delta University, Amadoma, in Bayelsa, died in a car crash on Saturday, the police stated on Sunday.
Police spokesman in Bayelsa, SP Asinim Butswat, stated that police found the dean in his incinerated car after a lone accident on the Tombia-Amasoma Highway.
Butswat said the victim had been burnt to death before help arrived.
“On Jan. 21 policemen responded to a scene of a lone fatal car accident along Tombia-Amassoma Road, Bayelsa, and discovered that the only occupant in the vehicle, a Toyota Corrolla, was burnt to death.
“The corpse has been evacuated to the morgue.”
He added that an investigation was ongoing.