Four women have been confirmed dead after a bus conveying members of the Association of Nigeria Conference of Principals of Secondary Schools (ANCOPSS) somersaulted along Benin-Warri express-way.
The accident which occurred Saturday left six others injured.
The scene of the crash was a spot between Oghara and Mosogar in Ethiope-East LGA of Delta State.
The deceased, all female and school principals, were said to be travelling to Kwale in Ndokwa West Local Government Area of the State, for a meeting.
“The bus left Oghara and was on its way to pick two other principals who were waiting to join them at Okirigwre in Sapele, when close to Mosogar town, the bus had a burst tyre, lost control and somersaulted”, a witness who gathered information from those injured told Vanguard.
“Two of the Principals died on the spot while the two others died at the Delta State University Teaching Hospital, Oghara”.