Not less than three persons have died in ghastly road accidents that occurred in Akungba Akoko, Akoko South West Local Government Area of Ondo State.

NEWSNAIJA learned that the crash was caused by a truck that lost control and ran into some vehicles by the roadside.

The accident was said to have occurred Sunday night, many people

An eyewitness told our source today, Monday that the dead passengers were initially trapped inside the vehicles, adding that those who sustained injuries were rushed to the hospital for treatment, adding that those that died as a result of the accident are many.

The Ondo Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps  When contacted also confirmed the incident.

According to   Mrs. Tola Ogunbanwo, the Public Relations Officer of the Command, three persons have been confirmed dead while 11 are injured.

She said “The accident was caused by brake failure of one of the vehicles involved. Three died and 11 injured,”.