No fewer than four lives has been lost to a fatal road accident in Akure, the Ondo state capital city on Wednesday, Nigerian Cable News online has gathered.
Among the four deaths recorded was that of a commercial driver, in the auto crash, which occured along Olokuta/shasha RRoad.
According to an Eyewitnesses, the accident occured when a Sienna bus, coming from the Ondo axis of the road, had a head on collision with a hummer bus heading to Ore.
The four victims were said to have died instantly.
“It took the intervention of motorists and residents around the area to rescue other passengers who were trapped in the vehicles”. The withness said.
Men of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC in Ondo state later arrived the scene and took the corpses of the victims to the mortuary.
The accident caused a gridlock on the Akure-Ondo road for several hours.