No fewer than seven people lost their lives in a road accident that occurred in Amurin village on Akure-Owo Expressway in Owo Local Government Area of Ondo State on Tuesday. About 13 people were also reportedly injured in the accident.
According to an eyewitness, the accident involved a Peugeot J5 bus with registration number BKK 424 XA and a truck belonging to the Nigeria Army with registration number NA 1087 BO5.
It was gathered that the accident occurred as a result of reckless driving on the part of the vehicles that were involved. The identity of the victims were not known as of the time of this report. All officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps in Ondo Sector Command contacted declined to comment on the matter. Read more