Scores Feared Death In Bauchi Crash

Many people have been killed in a fatal road trafic crash along the ever-busy Bauchi-Jos highway, Leadership can authoritatively report.

The accident occured on Thursday when a Hummer model bus colided with a Sharon bus, a development that makes one of the buses inovled to explode with flames.

Though the exact number of those that died in the crash is yet-to-be-ascertained, photos sent to our Correspondent from the scene of the incident showed four corpses lying on the ground.

Our Correspondent reports that one of the buses is still raging with flames by the time he visited the scene of the accident.

Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps Bauchi State Command, Yusuf Abdullahi, who confirmed the incident could not give authoritative figure of the people involved.

“Yes, there was an accident this afternoon around Buzaye town along Bauchi-Jos Road. As I speak with you, rescue operation by our men is ongoing at the scene of the accident.

“So, I cannot tell you the exact number of people killed. After the rescue operation, I’ll make details available to you,” Abdullahi said.

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