This is quite unfortunate. Some passengers were burnt to death while travelling from Katsina to Kano state on Sunday, November 2 (yesterday).
According to reports, the vehicle which they were traveling with was said to have been involved in a serious crash before it went up in flames and burnt most of the occupants.
The passengers were burnt beyond recognition before help could arrive.
The corpses of the deceased were retrieved the next morning (today) after concerted efforts by road users to put out the flames yesterday night.
Meanwhile, two people died on Monday morning while 14 others sustained injuries when two vehicles collided at Garo along the ever-busy Kano-Gwarzo road, an official of Federal Road Safety Corps, has said..
Mr Kabiru Ibrahim, spokesman of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano that the accident occurred at about 08:15am.
“On receiving the information, we quickly dispatched our personnel and vehicle to the scene of the incident to rescue the victims,” Ibrahim said.
He said two vehicles, a bus with registration number XA 999 TSF and a Honda Accord car from opposite direction collided.
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