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

Published On: September 16, 2015, 8:46 am (5 years ago)
Author: MrJohn
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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.


Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 08:46 AM | Gistmaniac
All dis trailers r causing accidents on road dis days, d government should do something abt it
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 09:20 AM | Gistmaniac
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God have mercy.May their souls rest in peace
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 09:48 AM | Upcoming
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this is very bad
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 10:24 AM | Hero
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Quote from: ebukkkason on 16-09-2015 09:20 AM
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
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 10:27 AM | Hero
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Good Lord have mercy
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 10:47 AM | Hero
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Quote from: bayonel3 on 16-09-2015 10:27 AM
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
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 10:48 AM | Hero
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Quote from: bayonel3 on 16-09-2015 10:24 AM
this is very bad

Very very bad my guy
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 10:49 AM | Hero
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Quote from: anthonia406 on 16-09-2015 09:48 AM
God have mercy.May their souls rest in peace

Amen oooo
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 10:49 AM | Hero
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Quote from: ebukkkason on 16-09-2015 09:20 AM
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
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 10:50 AM | Hero
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I'm sorry for the death!!! But wait minute, what is the name of the country? Darkness!!!
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 11:04 AM | Gistmaniac
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wow tragic accident, God help us

Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 11:43 AM | Gistmaniac
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Ppl dying by road everytime. God help us
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 11:53 AM | Addicted Hero
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Rip
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 12:27 PM | Gistmaniac
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phucking bad
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 02:13 PM | Hero
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na wa ooo
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 04:34 PM | Addicted Hero
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trailers should be restricted to night journeys only
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 05:28 PM | Gistmaniac
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Na d roads or d drivers dey cause dese accidents...?
Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 05:30 PM | Hero
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What a horrible accident

Posted: (5 years ago) on 16-09-2015 08:57 PM | Gistmaniac
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Imagine a world, God help us in this kind of situation

Posted: (5 years ago) on 17-09-2015 03:49 AM | Gistmaniac
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