● 12 killed as trailer crushes students, others in Ondo

● 12 killed as trailer crushes students, others in Ondo

From Osagie Otabor, Akure


Twelve individuals have been confirmed useless whereas search continues for others in an accident that occurred close to the entrance gate of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko in Akoko South West Local Government Area.

The accident was mentioned to have occurred when a truck coming from Obajana in Kogi State misplaced management and rammed into some outlets and crushed each college students and merchants.

Witnesses mentioned 12 useless our bodies have been taken to the mortuary whereas others have been nonetheless in the rubble and heap of cement.

It was gathered that many of the victims have been in the outlets transacting enterprise.


According to the witness, “the truck prompted the accident as a result of brake failure. The driver misplaced management and the truck rammed into the outlets’’

“The incident prompted site visitors gridlock at the busy street as many of the automobiles have been held for hours in the city.

Ondo Police spokesman, ASP Tee-Leo Ikoro, confirmed the incident however mentioned eight our bodies have been recovered from the scene of the incident.

Ikoro mentioned efforts have been on to get better different trapped victims who had been caught inside some of the outlets.



Don’t forget to like our page on Facebook and Follow us on Twitter for more and latest updates.

Also note that this post does not reflect the views of Nairalovers. If you feel this post violated some policies, do not hesitate to Contact us with evidence and it will be taken down. See our Declaimer for more.

Can the south east (Igbo speaking tribe) produce the next Nigerian President come 2023?
Be the first to get updated. Subscribe to our newsletter

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

Enter Captcha Here :