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Two die, others injured in road mishap

| April 5, 2013 More

TWO people were being feared killed and seven others injured in an accident that occurred at Military Check Point in Narabi Village in Toro Local Council Area of Bauchi State, along Bauchi-Jos Federal Highway.

The Bauchi State Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Mr. Henry Sunday Olatunji, disclosed this Wednesday while answering questions from journalists in Bauchi. He said: “The accident occurred Wednesday at night, it involved 13 people who occupied a truck belonging to Dangote. The driver lost control at the military road block and the vehicle somersaulted, two people died, seven sustained various degrees of injury while the remaining four escaped unhurt.”

Sunday said the FRSC men stationed at Toro evacuated the bodies and the injured victims to Toro General Hospital. He appealed to vehicle owners to obey traffic regulations in order to minimise the number of accidents on the roads.

Category: Bauchi State News

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