Governor Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State escaped death in a road crash involving his convoy on Thursday.
His convoy was on its way to Gombe from Bauchi when the incident happened, leaving a driver of one of the vehicles feared dead.
According to Daily Post, a Toyota Hilux conveying the police officers veered off the road when Governor Mohammed was inspecting a 60 kilometers Burga-Yelwan Duguri road project in Tafawa Balewa Local Government Area.
The injured security personnel and journalists had been taken to the Bununu general hospital in Tafawa Balewa LGA for treatment.
Yahaya, arrived Bauchi on Wednesday, but waited till Thursday to attend a foundation laying for the renovation of the Bauchi State Government House at the instance of Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State.