December 17, 2017 – Hit And Run: Driver Flees As Vehicle Crushes 8 To Death In Jigawa
Fatal Accident Claims 8 In Jigawa: Pregnant Woman & 7 Others Crushed To Death At Jahun Roundabout
At least 8 persons died in a car accident that claimed the lives of 8 persons including a pregnant woman in Jahun LGA of Jigawa state over the weekend.
The driver of an Honda car with licence plate # AA 160 KMC was trying to avoid hitting another motorist when he lost control of the vehicle and rammed into people waiting at a bus stop at Jahun Roundabout on Saturday.
According to an eyewitness, a pregnant woman who was among the victims was rushed to the emergency ward but all efforts by doctors to rescue her baby failed.
The driver of the Honda reportedly fled the scene of the accident and abandoned the badly damaged car at the scene of the fatal crash.