22 Dead, 17 Injured In Katsina Bride’s Convoy Accident
No fewer than 22 persons in the convoy a newly wedded lady heading to her husband’s home perished on Saturday evening in an automobile accident along Kankia-Danja Road, Katsina State.
Seventeen others were seriously wounded in the mishap in which the bride-to-be left unhurt.
The crash, which was claimed to have actually happened near Kafur community, included 2 J5 buses that had head-on collision.
The majority of the damaged and dead were children as well as ladies.
The representative for the Federal Roadway Safety Corps in Katsina State, Abubakar Usman, validated the report.
Usman stated those who were melted beyond recognition had been hidden, while those wounded were taken to the General Medical Facility in Malumfashi.
He stated: “Those that were melted beyond acknowledgment were hidden according to Islamic ceremonies by the neighborhood and religious leaders.”