Two Crushed To Death In Kano Train Mishap. (Image Courtesy: Daily Post)
Two Crushed To Death In Kano Train Mishap. (Image Courtesy: Daily Post)

The Police in Kano has confirmed the death of two persons, who were crushed to death by a train in the state capital.
Concise News reports that DSP. Abdullahi Haruna, the Police Public Relations Officer of the Kano Command, confirms this in a statement.
Haruna says that on Tuesday, April 16, at about 8 a.m, the police received a report that two yet-to-be-identified persons, who were stretched out on the railway track, had been crushed to death by a moving train behind Kano Club in Nasarawa Local Government Area of the state.
According to him, when the police visited the scene, it was discovered that one of the victims had cut into half by the moving train.
He says the corpses had been evacuated to a hospital, whose name he did not disclose.
The PPRO thereby calls on the public to steer clear of railway tracks to forestall unnecessary accidents, adding that sitting beside the railroad could be very dangerous.
As at the time of writing this report the identities, gender, and ages of the deceased had not been confirmed when NAN spoke with the PPRO on phone.
However, he promises that the police would carry out an investigation on the incident.