NYSC member, three others die on Yola-Gombe road

Four persons, including an NYSC member, on Wednesday died in an auto crash on Yola-Gombe road.

The FRSC confirmed the casualty.

He warned drivers to always observe road safety rules while driving on the highway.

Kuteb Galadima, the Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) in Gombe, confirmed the crash, saying that 12 others were injured.


Mr. Galadima confirmed that one of the four persons that died was a serving corps member, but without full identity of where he was serving.

Mr. Galadima told the News Agency of Nigeria that the accident involved a Toyota bus marked JAL 301 XA belonging to Taraba Transport Corporation.

He said that the manifest in the vehicle showed that the accident occurred around 1.50 p.m. and identified speeding as the cause. He explained that the driver lost control, veered off to bush and hit a tree.

He said that the bus left Jalingo and was heading to Kano.

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