Passenger train smashes Into a car in Port Harcourt

A passenger train coming to Port Harcourt today from Aba, Abia State has smashed a car on the rail around the Rumuorolu Woji axis of Port Harcourt.

Tthe train dragged the car beyond one hundred meters at Woji area of Port Harcourt.  There were reports that the driver of the Hilux involved in the accident came out unhurt while the only occupant sustained serious injury.

Some eyewitnesses blamed the Hilux driver for the accident.

Meanwhile residents around the train rails have called on the government to upgrade facilities at the rail intersections in order to save lives and property.