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Six Die in Bauchi Road Accident

| July 17, 2012 More


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Bauchi — Six people were confirmed dead and six others injured in a road accident at Tashan Durumi village along Bauchi-Jos Road in Toro local government area of Bauchi State yesterday.

Bauchi State Sector Commandant of the Federal road Safety Corps Mr. Henry Sunday Olatunji confirmed the incident, saying the accident involved two vehicles and it was caused by dangerous overtaking. Of the 12 people inside the two vehicles six died and the other six injured, he said.

Olatunji said road safety officers had assisted in taking the injured to Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital Bauchi.

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