Newly graduated doctor preparing for NYSC and his friend burnt to death in ghastly motor accident in Katsina (Photos)
An unfortunate incident involving two friends occurred last Saturday, 5th December, 2020 — the two friends were burnt to death in a ghastly accident along Katsina-Dutsinma road.
The fatal accident occurred at about 3pm on Saturday afternoon, when their Toyota Camry crashed and burst into flames.
The two friends have been identified as Dr. Sadiq Yahaya Zakka, a medical doctor who recently graduated from a university in China and was preparing for his mandatory National Youth Service, and Auwal Shehu Danfaranshi.
A friend of the victims, Serdeeq stated that one of the occupants of the vehicle identified as Fahad survived and is currently receiving treatment at an undisclosed hospital.
Late Dr. Zakka’s cousin, Balarabe Danlami, who confirmed the incident revealed he was travelling with his friends to Dutsinma to visit his sister when the accident happened.
Auwal Shehu Danfaranshi was buried on Sunday morning, December 6, according to Islamic rites.
Written by Kartia Velino