Four students of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Gubi, Bauchi, met their untimely death while crossing a bridge on their way to school campus.
According to some students,the bridge collapsed after a heavy downpour with about 20 students on it when the tragedy struck. All calls put across to the management asking them to come for help were not responded to.
An eyewitness said “Four of our students died – three females and a male. Some are in the hospital and there are still some that have not been found”.
The police in Bauchi confirmed the development and referred journalists to the University’s public relations unit for details.