No fewer than four people have been confirmed dead in a fatal car accident in Jigawa state.
Ten people also sustained various degrees of injury from the accident.
Confirming the incident, the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Abdullahi Haruna revealed that the accident took place on Friday along the major road linking Jigawa and Kano States.
He explained that the truck involved in the incident was loaded with livestock including goats and poultry, and conveying them to Delta State in Nigeria’s south-south region.
The command’s spokesman added that a car rammed into the truck while the driver who caused the accident due to his recklessness was on the run.