Three youths were rescued as they were about to be buried alive in Rivers state.

The victims identified as Sotonye, Bobmanuel and Opusunji are indigenes of Abonnema who were rescued by youths in Mgbuosimini Community and the Nigeria Police around Agip axis while they were about to be buried alive by suspected thugs, NHelm learnt.

The victims were rescued on Saturday, September 30.