No less than four students of Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue state, have reporetdly died in an accident.
The students reportedly lost their lives in a fatal car crash that occured within their campus. The accident happened at about 8am, local reports show.
According to eyewitnesses, the accident happened when a motorcycle carrying a student crossed an intra-campus shuttle bus. While trying to avoid the motorcycle, the driver of the bus was said to have applied his brake which caused the bus to somersault.
The two students in the front seat died instantly while two others died in the school clinic where they were rushed to for medical attention.
Four other students are in critical conditions.
The accident caused the students to go on rampage. They burnt the campus bus and some other properties were also destroyed.
The school authorities have shut down the school until further notice.
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One of the burnt buses