4 die in Niger auto crash
Four people have been confirmed dead in a road crash that occurred on Thursday night along the Lambatta-Suleja road in Niger state.
Ten people according to the Lambatta Outpost of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FIRS), were involved in the car crash while four died.
The Officer in charge of the Outpost, Route Commander Babatunde Onemola told Daily Trust on Friday that the crash was caused by wrongful overtaking by one of the vehicles involved in the crash.
He said the accident occurred at about 11:45 pm on Thursday night along Kwana Bokowai involving a Mazda and Mazda Fiat Ducato.
Onemola said six male were injured, while four males were killed in the accident.
He added that the injured victims were taken to the Federal Medical Center, Gawu Babangida for treatment, while the deceased have been deposited at the Sabon Wuse mortuary.