A groom, identified as Keme Kelvin, was left in tears after a car crash claimed the lives of his parents and siblings who were returning from his wedding.
The auto crash, according to reports, occurred at the tollgate along Glory Land drive in Igbogene axis of Yenagoa, Bayelsa state, on December 4, the same day the bereaved was marrying.
Reports say nine persons, including the groom’s parents, siblings and an uncle, got involved in a fatal accident while returning from a wedding ceremony.
It further added that the nine persons had gone to grace the weeding of their son Keme Kelvin who was marrying Florence and was returning to their homes in Ebedebiri in Sagbama LGA of the state when the accident happened.
The vehicle which carried the deceased had a collision with an oncoming vehicle on the other side of the road when it was trying to navigate to the other side of the road, eye witnesses narrated.
Officials of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) told the press that four persons were evacuated from the scene and rushed to a hospital in Yenagoa with various degrees of injury but one was confirmed dead later that day.