JUST IN: 19 Persons Die In Bauchi Ghastly Motor Accident

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JUST IN: 19 Persons Die In Bauchi Ghastly Motor Accident No fewer than 19 persons lost their lives in a ghastly motor accident along Gombe-Darazo road in Bauchi State, Punch Newspaper reports. The accident was said to have occurred on Thursday evening. A personnel of the Federal Road Safety Corps in Darazo, who did not want to be mentioned because he was not in authorised to speak to the Press, said the vehicle in which the deceased were travelling in was over-speeding. He said the travellers were on their way to Kano State from Gombe State when the vehicle somersaulted killing all passengers except two others who sustained serious injuries. According to him, they were rushed to the Darazo General Hospital in Darazo Local Government Area of Bauchi State for medical care. He added that the nineteen corpses were deposited at the mortuary at the General Hospital Darazo. Confirming the incident to our correspondent in a telephone interview, the Head of Operations of the FRSC, Bauchi Sector Commander, Paul Guah however said 13 people died in the accident. Guah, a Deputy Sector Commander said the vehicle, an 18-seater Hummer Bus, rammed into a trailer. “I am out of town so I don’t have full details of the accident but what I gathered is that the Hummer Bus which was on a high speed rammed into a trailer. “I learnt that 13 passengers were killed instantly. The injured were rushed to the hospital for treatment.” Contact Editor using editor@skytrendnews.com or call direct 0808 360 9209. READ ALSO! More Nigerians Becoming Extremely Poor, 40% Of World’s Poorest To Live There And Congo By 2050 READ ALSO! More Nigerians Now Living In Extreme Poverty — International Labour Congress READ ALSO! 10million More Nigerians Have Been Lifted From Poverty Under Buhari — Presidency Says READ ALSO! Buhari Reacts To Boko Haram’s Threat To Kill Leah Sharibu READ ALSO! More Nigerians Getting Killed, Getting Poorer, Hungrier Under Buhari’s Incompetent Regime — PDP READ ALSO! More Nigerians Have Been Murdered In Attacks Since January More Than Entire 2017 — Amnesty International READ ALSO! 10million More Nigerians Have Been Lifted From Poverty Under Buhari — Presidency Says READ ALSO! More Nigerians Travelling Out Due To Economic Hardship, Over 500,000 Since 2016 READ ALSO! The Smart CEO: Top 5 Websites To Get Cheap Domain Name Registration READ ALSO! More Nigerians In Kano, Katsina Now Using Hard Drugs — Group Says READ ALSO! More Nigerians Dying Hourly From Tuberculosis, 18 Every Hour — WHO READ ALSO! Between GoDaddy And Namecheap: Making The Best Choice For Domain Name Registrar READ ALSO! Nigeria Couples: Now You Can Know If Your Partner Is Cheating On You; SEE 11 SURE Ways]]>