18 People Burn To Death As Bus Collides With Truck In Ondo

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No fewer than 18 people were burnt to death in a road accident that occurred on Ondo/Ore Expressway at Igushin town in Ondo West local government area of Ondo State on Tuesday evening.

According to an witness, the vehicles involved were an 18-passengers bus and a truck, which reportedly collided, causing the bus to somersault for several times, before catching fire, burning all the occupants .

Confirming the incident, the Head of Operation of the state Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Mr Akin Akin Adedipe said the accident was caused as a result of overspeeding on the part of the drivers of the vehicles involved.

Adedipe, who stated that the accident specifically involved a white Mazda 18-passengers bus with registration number: BWR 116 XC and a white Daf Truck with registration number: AAA757XN, however, said one person survived the accident but was severely injured.

According to the FRSC Head of Operation, the deceased included 11 males, six females and one male child whose identity, according to him, were unknown as at the time of this report.

He said the deceased had been taken to the mortuary of the State Specialists Hospital in Ondo town.

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ebukkkason at 09:20 AM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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All dis trailers r causing accidents on road dis days, d government should do something abt it
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anthonia406 at 09:48 AM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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God have mercy.May their souls rest in peace
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bayonel3 at 10:24 AM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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this is very bad
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bayonel3 at 10:27 AM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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Quote from: ebukkkason on 09:20 AM, 16/09/2015
All dis trailers r causing accidents on road dis days, d government should do something abt it
they should either build a road for them or let them travel only at night
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PoliticxGuru at 10:47 AM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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Good Lord have mercy
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PoliticxGuru at 10:48 AM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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Quote from: bayonel3 on 10:27 AM, 16/09/2015
they should either build a road for them or let them travel only at night
Shey dem don tell dem say make dem dey waka for nite na
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PoliticxGuru at 10:49 AM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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Quote from: bayonel3 on 10:24 AM, 16/09/2015
this is very bad

Very very bad my guy
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PoliticxGuru at 10:49 AM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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Quote from: anthonia406 on 09:48 AM, 16/09/2015
God have mercy.May their souls rest in peace

Amen oooo
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PoliticxGuru at 10:50 AM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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Quote from: ebukkkason on 09:20 AM, 16/09/2015
All dis trailers r causing accidents on road dis days, d government should do something abt it

Most of dem ar corrupt so dey can't help in dis kind of situation
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livingstone80 at 11:04 AM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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I'm sorry for the death!!! But wait minute, what is the name of the country? Darkness!!!
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piusemmanuel at 11:43 AM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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wow tragic accident, God help us

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elchymo at 11:53 AM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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Ppl dying by road everytime. God help us
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Blessed75 at 12:27 PM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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Rip
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bayonel3 at 02:13 PM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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phucking bad
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gogoman at 04:34 PM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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na wa ooo
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kelechi86 at 05:28 PM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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trailers should be restricted to night journeys only
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dickieponga at 05:30 PM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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Na d roads or d drivers dey cause dese accidents...?
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piusemmanuel at 08:57 PM, 16/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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What a horrible accident

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piusemmanuel at 03:49 AM, 17/09/2015 (4 years ago)
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Imagine a world, God help us in this kind of situation

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