No fewer than five persons were killed in a fatal motor accident along Kwanar Dumawa-Kunya road in Minjibir Local Government Area of Kano State.
It was gathered that two others sustained injuries in the accident involving a golf Volkswagen car and a commercial tricycle (Adai Daita Sahu).
The accident which occurred on Tuesday, November 2 was confirmed by a Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC)’s Sector Commandant, Zubairu Mato.
According to him, the accident occurred as a result of overspeeding, adding that the five people (four males and a female) lost their lives while the two who sustained injuries are males.
“We received a call at about 1:05pm on Tuesday. On receiving the information, we quickly dispatched our personnel and vehicle to the scene of the incident for the rescue of the victims at 1:10pm as well as clearing the obstructions. Upon arrival in the hospital, the doctor on duty confirmed five dead among the victims.”
the two vehicles involved are Volkswagen (Golf) with registration number DUT449 CZ and Bajaj Tricycle with registration number GWL 51 WG.