No fewer than 15 persons were killed in an accident involving a trailer and a commercial bus in Okpella, Etsako East Local Government Area of Edo State, Nigeria, according to reports.
“The incident occurred after the trailer had a brake failure and crashed into a Toyota bus,” according to an eyewitness.
“The corpses of the dead were taken to the mortuary, while the injured were taken to the hospital for medical attention,” the eyewitness added.
The local chairman of Etsako East, Hon. Benedicta Attoh, offers his sincere condolences to the families of the deceased brothers and sisters.