A trailer driver will have officers of the Nigerian Police to thank after it saved him from being met with jungle justice after he killed a motorcycle driver.
Policemen in Enugu State have quelled a potential mob action and breach of the peace in Ugwuoba community in Oji River local government area of the state following the killing of motorcyclist in an accident involving a trailer carrying a cattle.
The spokesman of the state police command, Ebere Amaraizu, said in a statement on Saturday that the incident occurred on Friday in the Ugwuoba community located on the Oji-River-Enugu highway.
Amaraizu said a motorcyclist, who was later identified as Jonathan Madu, died in the accident.
Following the incident, the driver of the said trailer was said to have taken to his heels.