By: Muhammed Abubakar Garundole, Yobe
Twenty people were reportedly death in a ghastly motor accident along Damaturu to Potiskum road yesterday.
The secretary of the General Hospital Damagum, Malam Hamisu Mu’azu said the accident occurred along Fune town in Fune local government area of Yobe state.
According to him 20 people died, 12 out of them are from one family in Damagum, the accident involved three gulf motor vehicles.
One is coming from Damaturu, the other two were said to be heading to Postiskum and they had head on collision at Fune town.
The accident was as a result of over speeding and reckless overtaking by the drivers Hamisu said.
According to him only two children survived from the two cars and they were taken to Teaching Hospital Damaturu.