Fri. Sep 30th, 2022

FRSC confirms 8 dead, 2 injured in Kogi accident

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Kogi State Command has confirmed the death of eight persons in an accident that occurred in Ankpa, Kogi State.

Kogi FRSC Sector Commander, Stephen Dawulung who confirmed the incident said that a fuel tanker, three cars and three motorcycles were involved in the accident.

According to him, the accident occurred when a tanker loaded with fuel failed brake and crushed three vehicles, including three motorcycles before fallen into a bridge and caught fire.

The Commander further stated that the accident which occurred in the morning killed eight persons, while two other persons are rescued alive and are taken to the hospital in Ankpa town for treatment.

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