A woman identified as Mrs Osairome has met her untimely death after falling inside a septic tank, HGS Media Plus gathered.
The incident was said to have happened inside the victims compound along Uyi road in Benin city, Edo State.
The mother of four was said to have met her demise when she went out to fetch water in a well inside the compound.
It was said that on her way back after fetching the water, she climbed the septic tank as she is said to have always done. Subsequently, the septic tank broke and she fell inside.
Passerby who witness the incident tried to rescue her, but unfortunately she died.
Her body was recovered and has been deposited in a morgue in the state.