Two individuals on Thursday died and 16 others injured in an auto crash, which occurred on Wednesday at Tasharkofa village alongside Kano-Zaria highway.
The Kano Sector Command of the Federal Street Security Corps (FRSC), who confirmed the incident, stated that the accident occurred on account of over rushing, which in accordance with him led to tyre burst.
Zubairu Mato, the FRSC Sector Commander stated, “We acquired a name at about 07:05 a.m on Feb. 10, 2021.
“On receiving the knowledge, we shortly dispatched our personnel and car to the scene of the incident to rescue the victims at about 07:15a.m,” Mato stated.
He added the burst ultimately led to a collision involving two autos, a Toyota with registration quantity: MSA 943 XA and a industrial bus with out registration quantity.
“The victims who misplaced their lives have been grownup males whereas the remaining 16 victims sustained critical accidents,” he stated.
He stated the victims have been evacuated to Kura Common Hospital the place the physician on obligation confirmed them useless.
The 16 survivors are presently receiving therapies on the hospital.