Three Men Crushed to Death in Gwagwalada.

Three persons were today, Saturday crushed to death by a trailer carrying cows to Southern Nigeria near Wazobia Motor Pack along Gwagwalada/Kwali Expressway.

According to an eyewitness, there was panic, traffic and commotion for several hours as a result of the incident.

A three year old child was also amongst seven other people who sustained injuries. The eyewitness said the injured persons were receiving treatment at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital in Gwagwalada, after they were rescued by men of the Nigeria Police and the FRSC.

The trailer had registration number Yobe FUN 209XA, and the driver was among those taken to the Teaching Hospital in Gwagwalada for treatment.

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) through its Public Education Officer, Mr Bisi Kazeem later confirmed the death of three of the victims. According to him, the accident occurred at about 08:50 a.m at Wazobia Park.

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