An unidentified man was reportedly killed by a hit and run driver along Ihiala Owerri road at about 5pm on Wednesday, January 20.
An eyewitness who was at the scene, disclosed that, the yet-to-be-identified man was found lying in the pool of his blood by the roadside after he was run over by an unknown driver.
Confirming the incident, a rescue team from FRSC Ihiala Command was alerted to the scene, found the man lying in a pool of his own blood, and was taken to Arch Angel hospital where he was confirmed dead by the Doctor on duty, and his body was deposited at a mortuary.
The Sector Commander Anambra State CC Andrew A Kumapayi FHNR in a statement, warned drivers to avoid speeding especially in built-up areas, they should use the maximum speed limit of 50km/hr. He also cautioned pedestrians to be watchful when walking along the road and not be distracted.