4 killed, 6 injured in Yobe road crash | Dailytrust

4 killed, 6 injured in Yobe road crash

FILE PHOTO: An accident scene
FILE PHOTO: An accident scene

Four persons were killed and six others injured in a fatal crash on Damaturu- Dogon Kuka route in Fune Local government of Yobe State.

Our correspondent gathered the accident which occurred at 5:16pm on Sunday, involved Toyota Hiace bus with registration number GMB711YZ.

An eye witness disclosed that the Adamawa Sunshine Transport bus with 12 passengers on board was moving in high speed before the accident.

The Federal Road Safety Corps, Yobe State Command, yesterday confirmed the accident to our correspondent.

The command’s Public Enlightenment Officer, Hussaini Haruna, said four people comprising one man, two women and a minor lost their lives in the road crash.

Haruna added that six other persons, including two males and four females passengers sustained injuries.

FRSC spokesman who said over speeding caused the accident added that the victims were taken to General Hospital Damagum and Specialist Damaturu for further attention.

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