By Charly Agwam, Bauchi
The Bauchi State Command of the Federal Roads Safety Corps (FRSC) has confirmed the death of nine persons in an auto crash, Monday, at the Kwanan Shettu along the Postikum- Azare expressway in Bauchi.
It was gathered that 13 other people were injured in the accident, which involved a DAF trailer with number plate KTG 08 XC and a commercial Toyota Hiace.
The trailer was reportedly driven by one Sani Ali while the probable cause of the accident was said to be a result of speed limit violation (SLV).
The accident involved 22 persons made up of 21 male adults and a female adult, of which nine male adults were killed while 13, comprising 12 male adults and a female adult were injured.
The victims were taken to the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Azare.