No fewer than 28 people were reportedly burnt to death in a fatal auto crash which occurred along Bauchi -Ningi Federal highway Bauchi state on Thursday.
The accident was said to have occurred about midnight when two vehicles had a head-on collision.
The Nation gathered that the fatal crash involved two vehicles, a Peugeot J5 Bus and a Toyota Hiace Bus, 18-seater Hummer Bus with Number Plate: ZRM-91XA .
24 passengers were said to be in the Hummer Bus while four were in the J5 bus.
Spokesman of the Bauchi State Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Rilwan Suleiman, confirmed the incident to our Correspondent in a Telephone interview.
He said ” Yes it is true, an accident occurred but we are still busy trying to find out the relatives of the deceased. You know in accident like this where people were disfigured, burnt beyond recognition, it will be difficult to identify the victims, even the relatives won’t be able to identify their family…