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Update On Fatal Accident On Ile Ife Ibadan Road In Osun State: 16 Killed As Bus Collides With Tanker

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July 23, 2017 – Update On Fatal Accident On Ile Ife Ibadan Expressway In Osun State: 16 Killed As Speeding Bus Collides With Tanker

A speeding bus driver heading to Ibadan from Ore in Ondo state today caused the untimely deaths of about 16 people.

The driver of a Toyota Hiase bus reportedly lost control of the vehicle after it collided with a fuel tanker while trying to make a dangerous U-tern along Ife Ibadan road.

The bus with plate # MUS 702 XH reportedly caught fire, trapping all occupants.

Efforts the occupants of the ill-fated bus made to escape the tragedy failed as they got trapped and died on the spot.

Only 3 people survived the incident which happened right in front of the Energy Petrol station.

The survivors were immediately rushed to the Seventh Day Adventist Hospital for treatment.

Eyewitnesses blamed the bus driver (now deceased) for the fatal crash.



  1. fifelomo

    July 23, 2017 at 10:10 PM

    God! Not a good sight. May the soul of the departed rip.

  2. Lola O

    July 24, 2017 at 7:06 PM

    Until people learn to value their own lives, as human beings, these sad incidents will continue to occur in Nigeria. How can people just sit and watch the driver speeding recklessly and drive them to their graves? Even animal lives have value in civilized countries, you don’t see the dead carcass of animals on streets, how much more human beings. If I am not happy with the way a driver is driving me, I will protest until he slows down, or get off at a safe spot and find another means of getting to my destination. God console families of the dead.

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