FRSC Sector Commander, Joel Dagwa, disclosed this in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna on Wednesday.
He said 9 persons were critically injured in the accident 3 males adults, 3 male children and 3 female children and were receiving treatment at the Kutigi General Hospital, while 4 people were not injured during the accident
He said that the accident involved a whiteMitsubishi Canter with registration XB104 RUW.
The sector commander said that the accident occurred on Tuesday at about 02:30 hours along Bida-Kutigi roadof Bida Local Government Area.
He said the unit command received report of the incident as soon as it occurred.
Our patrol team visited the scene which is along Bida Kutigi road and did the operation with the Police and members of Red Cross Society, he said.
According to him, the cause of the accident is speeding.
He said that FRSC personnel in the outposts would continue to monitor road users against overloading, dangerous driving and indiscriminate parking on the highways.