Ember Month Tragedy: Bus driver kills 11 children after losing control of vehicle
A police spokesperson revealed that the accident occurred due to the brake failure of a vehicle.
Gombe State Police spokesperson, Ahmed Usman, has confirmed the death of eleven children who were killed by a bus driver who lost control of his vehicle.
Report says the incident which occurred on Tuesday, December 20, 2016, happened following a brake failure.
The accident happened at the Malam Sidi village of the state.
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Seventeen other victims who only sustained injuries were also part of the tragic incident.
Majority of the children were aged between 11 and 15 years.