Fatal vehicle/motor cycle accident in Bauchi State


Yet to be identified victims of Road Traffic Accident, #Bauchi State Police Command Press Release >>>>>>

On the 4th of January, 2015 at about 4:40PM, there was a fatal motor vehicles/motorcycle Accident along Sabon Garin Nabordo in Toro LGA of Bauchi State involving a Black Toyota Sharon Bus with Reg. No. KTG -282-XG conveying 9 passengers from Jos heading to Bauchi and a White Opel Vectra with Reg No. TRR- 355-XA Conveying 7 passengers from Bauchi and heading to Jos.

Accident occurred when a motorcyclist without due care and attention suddenly crossed the highway and the vehicles had a head on collusion while trying to dodge the motorcyclist. As a result, twelve (12) passengers and the motorcyclist died on the spot while four others sustained various degrees of injuries.

Meanwhile, Police Patrol team attached to Toro Division visited the scene and evacuated the victims to Nabordo Clinic for medical attention and postmortem examination.

Presently, the identities of victims are yet to be ascertained as such members of the public whose relatives embarked on the Journey on same route are advised to visit the Clinic for possible identification of their relatives. Investigation is in progress.

DSP Haruna Mohammed
Police Public Relations Officer,
Bauchi State Police Command.


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