Friday, December 9, 2022

Fatal Road Crash Claims 19 Lives Of Travellers In Yobe State (Photos)

No fewer than Nineteen travellers lost their lives in a ghastly motor accident along Potisku-Damaturu Road in Yobe State.

It was gathered that the accident occurred some 50 kilometers from Damaturu, the state capital, around Fune in the Fune Local Government Area.

Spokesperson for the police in the state, Dungus Abdulkarim, confirmed the incident but could not ascertain its cause or number of fatalities.

He said:

“I’ve dispatched men to the area, so give me some time, like 30 minutes or one hour to give you proper confirmation.”

The bodies of the deceased have been deposited at the Yobe State Specialist Hospital in Damaturu while the injured are receiving treatment in the same health facility.


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