Three people lost their lives with 15 others injured in a road accident that happened on the Enugu-Port Harcourt expressway.
The Enugu State Police Command, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Ebere Amaraizu, confirmed this in a statement on Friday.
Ebere Amaraizu said the accident occurred on Thursday at Ogbaku community in Awgu Local Government area of Enugu State on Thursday by 7pm.
Amaraizu said that all the dead were women, adding that the accident involved a Mercedez Benz Bus with the registration number ENU 350XZ and a Toyota Hummer Bus registered as XB 205 XPR.
He said that the remains of the dead had been deposited at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH), Ituku-Ozalla, Enugu while the injured had been receiving treatment in the hospital.