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ABOUT 18 PASSENGEBRS BURNT TO DEATH IN AN AUTO CRASH .


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No fewer than 18 passengers were burnt to death in a ghastly motor accident involving a Toyota bus and a truck in Niger State.
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The accident occurred in the Gidan-Mangoro area, along the Minna-Bida Road, Minna, the state capital.
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The incident which occurred at about 3:00 am on Saturday is said to have involved a Kano Line bus going from Lagos to Kano but unfortunately had a head-on collision with a broken-down truck along the way.
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It is reported that 18 occupants of the bus including children and the driver met their untimely de@math as they were burnt beyond recognition while their charred bodies were mangled.
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It was learnt that the broken down truck was almost in the centre of the busy Minna-Bida Road without any sign to warn other road users hence the bus rammed into it and burst into flames, causing the death of the occupants.

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