The non-stop rainfall which is being experienced in Owerri, Imo state capital has continued to breed one tragic incident after another; From flooding of houses to the collapse of several roads due to shabby road construction in the state capital.
Curently trending online is the story of a young man who has died following the 10-hour rainfall in Owerri.
The deceased named Izuchukwu died along the Nekede by West end road. It was gathered that Izuchukwu while trying to cross the roads, didn’t know there was a culvert and as he attempted to cross the road he fell inside the culvert and hit his head on the side of the culvert.
….But for the quick response of some men around, he would have been swept off by the flood, but he was quickly rescued and taken to FMC owerri where he was confirmed dead.
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