A wedding ceremony held over the weekend ended in tragedy when the groom lost his legs in a terrible road accident.
A guest, who was also traveling with the groom died on the spot in the unfortunate incident which occurred at Kwara State in Nigeria.
Kasatintin.com gathers that the guest and the groom were on-board a motorcycle around 1:pm on Sunday when a careless SUV driver hit them from behind into the path of a truck.
The truck then crushed the skull of the passenger, killing him instantly, while the two legs of the rider, who is the groom, were also smashed in the process.
An eyewitness gave a full account of the tragic incident and said ‘the young man came from Lagos to attend a wedding in Ilorin. The groom, who is a commercial motorcyclist, decided to take him to the park before and the accident occurred on the way’.
The Kwara State Police Command has since confirmed the incident.
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