Sad as 22 bridesmaids died in an accident in kankia leaving 11 others including bride badly injured


A sad report indicates that 22 bridesmaids have tragicly lost their lives in an accident which occurred along Kankia-Danja road of Katsina state.

According to a report by Channels television, the accident happened on Saturday, and the crash involve two J5 buses which was carrying a total of 36 people. The bride and 10 others are said to be badly injured while 22 died and 3 persons miraculously escaped unharmed.

Speaking to reporters, the Spokesperson of the Federal Road Safety Corps in the state, Abubakar Usman, stated that 11 people were injured in the crash, while three others escaped unhurt.

Per the reports, the two buses burst into flames after the crash with all 22 persons who lost their lives were burnt to death.

An eyewitness also revealed that those involved in the crash included a bride, her friends and some married women and children who were escorting her to her marital home.

According to the eye witness, the bride and one of the drivers were among the survivors. May their souls rest in perfect piece.

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