Scores Feared Dead as High Tension Cable Falls on Viewing Centre

Not fewer than 30 people are feared dead at a football viewing centre in Calabar, the Cross River State capital after being electrocuted by a high tension cable that reportedly fell on them.
The football fans were said to have assembled at the centre to watch a UEFA Europa League quarter-final match between Manchester United and Anderlecht on satellite television, Thursday night.
Channels Television correspondent in Calabar reported that the live electricity cable broke from its mooring and fell on the viewers.
Details are still sketchy as at press time.

Author: News Editor

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