Spread the love
*By Admin.

No fewer than three person lost their lives in Bauchi Auto Crash.

9Janewshub.com.ng reports that  three persons have been confirmed dead in a ghastly motor accident in Bauchi.

The sad development also left no fewer than 16 others with serious injuries.

It was gathered that the accident occured between Toyota Hiace commercial bus belonging to the fleet of Jigawa Sunrise at Kurosha village 8mins, 1km away from Gadar Maiwa in Ningi LGA of Bauchi State along the Bauchi – Kano highway, around 6pm on Friday.

Confirming the accident through a press statement, the Bauchi State Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps(FRSC) from Ganjuwa station office,the accident occurred at about 1813hrs and was reported at 1820hrs while operatives arrived at scene for rescue operation at 1828hrs.

The accident which involved a Toyota Hiace commercial bus belonging to the fleet of Jigawa Sunrise occurred at Kurosha village 8mins, 1km away from Gadar Maiwa in Ningi LGA of Bauchi State along the Bauchi – Kano highway.

According to the FRSC, the cause of the accident was speed limit violation (SPV) and lost of control (LOC) by the driver.

“A total of 20 passengers, 18 male adults, 1 female adult and 1 female child were involved in the accident out of which 16 comprising 15 male adults and 1 female adult were injured at various degrees”.

The statement however maintained that, “all the accident victims including the dead were evacuated to Ningi General Hospital for treatment and confirmation of death after which the corpses were deposited at the mortuary”.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.