Ten persons yesterday died in a fatal road accident along Kaura Namoda-Gusau road, Zamfara State, Police Command spokesman, SP Muhammad Shehu confirmed.
Ten killed in Zamfara road crash
By our correspondent
According to him, a trailer conveying passengers and goods from Kasuwar Daji Market was involved in a fatal accident and ten persons died on the spot while 45 others who sustained various degrees of injuries and were rushed to the Federal Medical Center, Gusau for treatment.
He said: “Bodies of the deceased passengers have been deposited at the Federal Medical Center Mortuary, and will be handed over to their relations for burial.
“The Command is appealing to the general public especially drivers of commercial vehicles to refrain from reckless driving and obey traffic regulations as violators will face the full wrath of the law.”