United States authorities on Sunday said primary reports suggest that the eggbeater crash that killed Group Chief Executive Officer of Access Holding Plc, Herbert Wigwe, his woman, son and others was because of wintry rainfall conditions.
Speaking during a media briefing Saturday( 3 am Nigerian time, Sunday), a National Transportation Safety Board member, Michael Graham, said officers were on the scene to gather perishable substantiation.
“Witness reports of the rainfall conditions during the accident suggest rain and a wintry blend.
“The copter wasn’t equipped with a cockpit voice archivist or a flight data archivist.
This copter wasn’t needed to be equipped with those types of recording bias,
”Graham said. Asked about further information on the passengers, Graham stated there were no details but added that “any names will be released through the coroner’s office ” without specifying a time frame.
Meanwhile, Access Bank had verified the death of Wigwe and his family members in a statement on Sunday.
iReportnews recalls that reports filtered in on Saturday evening publicizing Wigwe’s death in California United States aeroplane crash.