10 dead, Series injured in Jigawa auto crash - MnTrendsNews


Friday, 23 February 2018

10 dead, Series injured in Jigawa auto crash

Ten people died and 10 others were seriously injured in a road accident which occurred around 11.30am on Thursday in Majiya town in the Taura Local Government Area of Jigawa State.

The spokesman for the Jigawa Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps,
DSC Adamu Shehu, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria in Dutse saying the accident involved a Sharon bus with registration number GWL 262 ZA and a Toyota Hilux van with number plate ZY 749 AGL.

According to an eye witness, who reported that high speed and lost of control among the two vehicles led to the accident.

This is a sad news, drivers should always remember that speed is not always fun as they think. Speed kills.