A prepare loaded with water pipes from Lagos State to Zaria has derailed in Kaduna.
NAN gathered that nobody was injured within the accident, which occurred about 5:50pm on Saturday round Unguwar Kanawa axis, reverse Sultan Bello Mosque in Kaduna.
“There was no casualty and no property broken”, Kaduna State Police Command Spokesman, ASP Mohammed Jalige informed NAN.
“The prepare developed some fualts and derailed, it was on transit from Lagos to Zaria.
“We’ve got deployed our operatives to safe the place and shield the pipes,” Jalige added.
Additionally, Kaduna State Sector Commander of Federal Highway Security Corps, Hafiz Mohammed, described the accident as minor.
“The locomotive (head) derailed whereas standing, one coach additionally derailed, whereas 5 coaches capsized.
“Some pipes had been scattered because of the accident. Nevertheless, patrol groups of Operation Yaki have been deployed for safety protection within the space.
“No life was misplaced and nobody sustained harm.
“The railway Headquarters has been contacted to ship their technical workforce to the scene,” Mohammed stated