Crash Alert: GridLock Along Karu-Nyanya Expressway
A BUA truck fully loaded with bags of cement failed break at Kugbi while heading towards Nyanya and rammed into a Dangote truck from behind at about 1400 hrs causing heavy traffic along the axis.
In a statement by Corps Commander Bisi Kazeem
Corps Public Education Officer, Federal Road Safety Corp, FRSC the situation has caused total blockade.
The statement says men from Emergency Ambulance Service Scheme known as Zebra and Nyanya Unit promptly moved in and created an alternative route through kugbo mechanic village for gradual movement of traffic.
It says Four injured person were immediately taken to Nyanya General Hospital and Medical centre mararaba respectively while a lone Corpse from the crash was deposited at the Mararaba Federal Medical Centre’s mortuary.
According to the statement, the Dangote truck has been moved from the road while efforts were been made to move the BUA truck as the engine, gear, and prime mover are all detached from the tail.
It added that the bags of cement were being moved out of the road.