Report say a major crash involving an Articulated vehicle (Truck) belonging to Dangote Group, a Tanker (Registration No: GA 71 XA) and a ‘Young Shall Grow’ Luxury bus occurred at about 1pm today 05/04/13 at Ugboguii Village on the Benin-Ore express road.
Sources say the fire spread to a nearby mechanic workshop where eight other vehicles got burnt. A nearby local market called Igbogui market also got burnt.
The vehicles are said to still be burning as at press time while rescue activities ongoing.
The fatal accident has resulted in a traffic gridlocks on the two carriageways.
However, officials of the federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) and all emergency service agencies are on location to manage the situation.
Number of casualties not yet ascertained.
More updates later soon
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