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Truck crushes two to death in Nasarawa



A lawyer and commercial motorcyclist has been reportedly crushed to death by a truck driver identified as Jamilu Ahmed in Keffi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State.

According to Witnesses, Barrister Chiadikoli Ezike was on the motorcycle when the driver crushed him and the rider.

Both men were confirmed dead upon being rushed to the hospital.

Police Public Relations Officer, in the state, ASP, Ramhan Nansel confirmed the incident to newsmen.

He said: “Police in Nasarawa State have apprehended a truck driver, Jamilu Ahmed for reckless driving at Unguwan Lambu, along Keffi -Akwanga road.

“The accident happened at noon on Saturday when a DAF Truck driven recklessly by one Jamilu Ahmed, who knocked down a motorcyclist and his passenger.

“The victims sustained various degrees of injuries and the police rushed them to the Federal Medical Centre, Keffi, where a doctor confirmed their death.

“The suspect is in police custody and investigation is ongoing.”

Yusuf Luka, is a journalist by profession, He is a graduate of Bingham University. Outside of work, He enjoys hiking with friends, Reading books, and Watching movies. Let's connect on social media.