The Federal Road Safety Corp, Sokoto Sector Command has confirmed the death of two passengers in a multiple road accidents involving seven vehicles.
The vehicles, two trucks and five commercial vehicles rammed into one another along Sokoto-Shagari road on Saturday.
The Sector Commander, Kaugama Kabo said that, another seven passengers were injured and were currently receiving treatment.
According to him, a truck lost control and fell down in the early hours of today and the driver of the second truck while trying to negotiate his way away from the fallen trailer also lost its control, hitting two vehicles and fell on another.
The remaining two vehicles who were not aware of the accidents rammed into the vehicles.
“We have so far evacuated two bodies and seven other passengers that were injured to different hospitals for medical attention. commercial vehicles.
“We are working since morning to clear the road for travellers because is one of the busiest roads in Sokoto,” he said