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Accident Claims 8, Injures One In Taraba

Accident Claims 8, Injures One In Taraba

No fewer than eight individuals have been confirmed to have misplaced their lives in a highway accident that occurred on Thursday in Taraba State.

The lone accident, NAIJALOADED learnt, occurred alongside Iware / Wukari freeway. It concerned an 18-seater Toyota bus.

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Confirming the incident, the Police Command, via its Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Usman Abdullahi stated the accident was brought on by a tyre burst.

The tyre burst, in response to him, the driving force of the car misplaced management and it somersaulted a number of occasions.

Whereas seven of the passengers died on the spot, the opposite one, in response to him, gave up the ghost whereas being rushed to hospital for medicine.

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One out of the 9 passengers was additionally confirmed to have sustained varied levels of accidents and is presently present process remedy on the emergency ward of the Federal Medical Centre, Jalingo.

The car was stated to have left Jalingo, the State capital heading to Enugu State when the ill-fated accident occurred.

Additionally confirming the report, an officer of the Federal Street Security Fee blamed the accident on over rushing.

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He urged drivers to at all times scale back their pace limits and be certain that their autos have been in good situation.


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