Two Persons Died In Osun Tanker Collision

Two Persons Died In Osun Tanker Collision

No fewer than 2 persons have been reported dead in a fatal tanker and a fish- laden truck collision on Friday.

The incident which occurred at 10:30am along Ibadan-Ife road, Gbongan in Irewole Local Government Area, Osun state was caused by the fish truck, which lost control.

It was gathered that the driver of fish truck and his motor boy were roasted to death while the tanker driver was lucky to escape with a minor injury when the two vehicles caught fire.

 The Federal Fire Service Spokesperson Adijat Basiri, disclosed that “At about 11 am, we received a distress call of a collision between a tanker of Premium Motor Spirit and a truck of fish at Gbogan/Ife road resulting in a fire outbreak.

“Our men immediately turned out to put the situation under control.

“There were two casualties involved basically from the fish truck. Vehicle details unavailable for now. We had to ask for assistance and turn out two appliances.”

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