Pupils Escape death on their way to school In Ondo
By Our Reporter
Tragedy on Wednesday averted In the ever busy town of Ore, Ondo state as two pupils almost drowned in a stream on their way to school.
The incident occurred early in the morning at idi-mango new site,along idi-mango-kajola-ojurin road in the commercial city.
Eyewitness said the incident occurred when the two children aged 5 and 6 were trying to beat the early morning rain and almost ran into the stream which was without a bridge.
They were however rescued by-passers who quickly ran towards them and led them through a safe path.
Residents of the town, Messrs Bolade Aregbesola and Semiu Ayoade appealed to Ondo State government to urgently construct drainage and a bridge over the stream to prevent avoidable tragedies.