A hit-and-run driver killed a Kano Road Traffic Agency official, KAROTA, in Kano.
DSP Abdullahi Haruna, spokesman for the Kano Police Command, confirmed the incident to yawanews.
He said the incident happened yesterday evening at Yandusa junction in Dakata quarters of Nasarawa local government in Kano state, when a driver hit the KAROTA official after attempting to arrest him for violating traffic rules.
He explained that in the process, the driver crushed one Tijjani Adamu a traffic warden to death and zoomed off.
Haruna said the deceased was confirmed dead by Doctor at Murtala Muhammad Specialist Hospital in Kano.
He said investigation was ongoing to trace and arrest the suspected driver.
The incident was also confirmed by the spokesman of the Kano Road Traffic Agency KAROTA, adding that the corpse of the deceased was provided to his family members for burial.