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

Published On: September 16, 2015, 8:46 am
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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.


-- ebukkkason (m) at 16-09-2015 09:20AM
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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 (m) at 16-09-2015 09:48AM
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God have mercy.May their souls rest in peace
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-- bayonel3 (m) at 16-09-2015 10:24AM
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this is very bad
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-- bayonel3 (m) at 16-09-2015 10:27AM
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Quote from: ebukkkason on 16-09-2015 09:20AM
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 (m) at 16-09-2015 10:47AM
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Good Lord have mercy
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-- PoliticxGuru (m) at 16-09-2015 10:48AM
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Quote from: bayonel3 on 16-09-2015 10:27AM
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 (m) at 16-09-2015 10:49AM
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Quote from: bayonel3 on 16-09-2015 10:24AM
this is very bad

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

Amen oooo
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-- PoliticxGuru (m) at 16-09-2015 10:50AM
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Quote from: ebukkkason on 16-09-2015 09:20AM
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 (m) at 16-09-2015 11:04AM
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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 (m) at 16-09-2015 11:43AM
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wow tragic accident, God help us

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

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-- piusemmanuel (m) at 17-09-2015 03:49AM
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Imagine a world, God help us in this kind of situation

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