Seven persons have died while eleven others sustained injuries in a motor accident at Diggare Village in Kaugama local Government area of Jigawa State.
The incident which involved a Toyota Hummer bus with Reg No ENU684EY, driven by one Aliyu Umar, from Kafin Hausa Local Government Area, occurred on Thursday morning.
The vehicle was said to be coming from Lagos to Hadejia Local Government.
Spokesman of the Jigawa State Police command SP Abdu Jinjiri confirmed the incident to Newspot.
He said the accident happened when the driver of Hummer Bus lost control and hit a tree.
He explained that as a result, seven persons died on the spot including the driver while 11 persons sustained injuries.
Jinjiri said the corpses were released to relatives for burial.