On 3rd November In Taraba state, a ghastly motor accident along Jalingo Iware road claims the lives of seven people, a truck transporting cattle and passengers, to Iware market ran into a Keke Napep ( tricycle) killing three people in the tricycle and immediately four people died in the truck at a spot.
The truck was at fault by running into the Keke Napep which leads to the death of three passengers when it’s summers and the passenger inside the tricycle lost their lives instantly as they were a bruise over their body and clothing soaked with blood, people at the scene trying to rescue them, but it’s way too late on getting there.
Moreover, other passengers in the truck sustained injuries and several damages to the livestock during the accident, people that were injured were rushed to a specialist hospital in Jalingo and Federal medical centre, Jalingo for treatment and medication.
Nevertheless, families of the victim’s pleaded that the hospital should allow them to identify their loved ones.
DSP David Misal, the police spokesman in the state said: “The accident report has not gotten or reached his office as at the time it happened”.