In keeping with a report by Solar Information, no fewer than 30 individuals have been on Thursday burnt to dying in a deadly street accident alongside Ife-Ibadan expressway.
The accident which occurred at 3.30pm in Ikire, headquarters of Irewole Native Authorities Space of Osun State brought on site visitors congestion on the busy street, making drivers to ply different routes.
As on the time of submitting this report, officers of the Federal Roads Security Corps (FRSC) have been but to get to the scene of the accident.
A watch witness knowledgeable that three business busses going from Ibadan to Ile-Ife finish of the street rammed into two petrol tankers and the autos exploded.
It was gathered that every one the passengers within the three Toyota hiece buses misplaced their lives, whereas the drivers of the tankers narrowly escaped.
The identities of the victims couldn’t be ascertained as they have been burnt past recognition.
Nonetheless, eight of the passengers who sustained critical accidents have been rushed to the state hospital Injure the place they’re nonetheless recieving medical remedy.
Some hawkers on the street who witnessed the accident mentioned the gasoline tankers handed a single manner in an try to dolge a foul portion of the street.
Efforts by the residents of the realm and different street customers to place the hearth off have been futile as at press time.
Nonetheless, ambulances belonging to the Osun State authorities have been seen on the scene of the accident however no sufferer of the accident was seen inside it, simply as police have been seen patrolling the scene of the accident.
The state sector commander of the FRSC couldn’t be reached at press time.