Barber dies while trying to save a drowning pig .

Tersur, a 30-year-old barber, has died after rescuing a drowning pig from the gutter in front of his shop at Orshi Kur Street, Gboko, Benue State, Newtelegraph reports.
According to an eyewitness, Tersur collapsed and died moments after rescuing the pig. He was said to have abandoned his work when he saw the pig being swept away by the heavy flow of water.
“Tersur refused to listen to entreaties to allow the pig to perish. He got a helper and they both swung into action; the pig was saved after both Tersur and the helper were drenched. .
What ordinarily looked like a good gesture from Tersur turned to sorrow when he slumped immediately after bringing the pig out of the gutter,” the witness said.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this:
search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close