Seven persons have been confirmed death in a ghastly motor accident along Aisegba Iluomoba Ekiti Road in Gbonyin Local Government Area of Ekiti State.
The accident involving a Coaster bus and Eighteen seater Passengers Hummer bus in a head on collision at a sharp bend in the area as several others were injured in the process while the Coastal bus and eighteen seaters bus were right -off.
The Eighteen seaters bus with registration number; BDG 47 YA Lagos was said to be on transit from Iluomoba to Aisegba-Ekiti, while the Coaster bus with registration number ABC 83 SH Abuja was coming from Aisegba-Ekiti to Ilumoba-Ekiti.
Operatives of the Federal Road Safety Corps, and other Accident and Emergency Agencies were at the scene of the incident to evacuate the debris of the vehicle, while injured person’s were been moved to the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital in Ado-Ekiti, while bodies of those died at the accident scene had been deposited in the hospital’s mortuary.
The state Deputy Governor of,Chief Bisi Egbeyemi led delegation including the Commissioner of Police, Tunde Mobayo to the scene of the accident,where he urged motorists plying the road to always be cautious of their move while driving on the highways.