In Kano State, a moving train destroyed a trailer and a commercial tricycle, killing some passengers. On Sunday, January 22, at 11:30 a.m., an event occurred on Obasanjo Road in Kano metropolis. The cement wagon was coming towards the rail line while the train was speeding, according to eyewitnesses who manage businesses near the railtrack.
The witnesses said they attempted to flag down the trailer but the driver didn’t notice. “When the driver of the trailer tried to cross the rail line, the train hit the vehicle and the tricycle at the same time,” one of the witnesses told Daily Nigerian.
The witnesses said the passengers in the tricycle had been rushed to hospital unconscious, while the driver of the trailer was said to have escaped unhurt.