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Auto Crash Kill 2 In Bauchi

Posted: Nov 12, 2015 at 9:05 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

By Patience Ogbodo-Iwuagwu, Bauchi

Two people have been confirmed dead in a separate auto crash  which occurred in Bauchi state.

It was learnt that a motorcycle rider was crushed to death by a trailer along Gombe road in Bauchi while a teenager was knocked down by a mass transit bus along Darazo road in the state

It was gathered that the motorcycle rider, sunday Thomas, met his untimely death when he ran under a  trailer belonging to Dangote group of Company

The Police Public Relation Officer of the Bauchi state Police Command,  DSP Haruna Mohammed confirmed the incident saying ” on 11/11/2015 at about 18:30hrs,there was a fatal motor accident involving a Trailer howo with reg no SML 128 XA belonging to Dangote group of company limited and a blue Jincheng motorcycle without registration number.

“The Accident occurred along Gombe road near NITEL where the motorcycle rider one Sunday Thomas male and 25 years of Angas ward,Inkil ran under the trailer and was crushed while the truck driver name yet unknown abandoned the trailer and fled to unknown destination.

The Police spokesman said the teenage pedestrian accident which occurred along Darazo Kari road involved  a white Toyota mass transit Bus with reg no XA 439 DRZ which belongs to Darazo LGA of Bauchi State.

According to him, the accident occurred when the bus driver one Dalhatu Usman male and 36 years of Darazo LGA,who was on high speed lost control and hit a pupil one Bilal Usman male and Eight years of Shuwari village.

He said the Scene of accident was visited by Police who rushed the victims to the hospital where they were certified dead by medical Doctors.

Haruna said Corpse of the deceased has been released to relatives for burial according to Islamic rites after postmortem examination.