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Police Detains Driver over the mysterious Death of female passenger

The police command in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti state Capital has detained a commercial Driver over a middle aged woman who Died in his car.

The unfortunate incident happened in the state capital yesterday while the vehicle was heading to Igede Ekiti in Irepodun/ ifelodun local government area.

According to eyewitnesses and co passengers, the woman did not show any signs of sickness or weakness when she boarded the car. She appeared hale and hearty. But not long after the vehicle started its journey the woman started battling for breath and all efforts to revive her by the Driver and other passengers proved abortive.

The police public relations officer in the state, Mr. Sunday Abutu who confirmed the incident maintained that since there was no means to identify the woman, more so, that there was no phone with the deceased at the time of her death, it is imperative to keep the Driver until investigation is properly conducted even though there was no linking of the Driver to her death.

The body of the woman has been deposited in the morgue pending the arrival of any of her relatives

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Ado Ekiti Ekiti Igede Ekiti Irepodun Sunday Abutu

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