No fewer than 4 individuals, together with an toddler, died on Thursday in an accident involving a mini truck and a bus on Asaba-Ibusa -Warri highway, Delta.
Mr Uchechukwu Wihioka, The Sector Commander, Federal Street Security Corps (FRSC) In The Space Confirmed The Incident To The Information Company Of Nigeria (NAN) In Asaba.
Wihioka famous that the accident which occurred at about 8.30 a.m. was on account of break failure.
The FRSC boss famous that 16 individuals – six male adults and 10 feminine adults — had been concerned within the accident.
He stated that 4 individuals and an toddler died immediately whereas the remaining passengers sustained some accidents.
“The crash concerned a mini truck with registration quantity ABH-534XA and a bus with registration quantity AJL-551YQ.
“The brake of the mini truck failed, the driving force misplaced management of the car and rammed into the bus,” he stated.
He stated the injured had been taken to the hospital earlier than the arrival of FRSC rescue crew.
Whereas wishing the injured fast restoration and condoling with the households of the lifeless, Wihioka urged motorists to make sure common upkeep of their automobiles.
“Driver want to make sure that their automobiles meet the minimal security requirements earlier than placing it on the highway to keep away from crashes on our roads,” he stated.