Six persons have been confirmed dead in a road accident that occurred between Ore and Ondo town.
The Nation reports that the accident involved a commercial Volkswagen Jetta car marked REE 446 KP and an articulated truck.
Witnesses said the truck had a break failure and rammed into the car coming from opposite direction.
Rescuers had to use axe to cut the car to piece to be able to bring out the victims.
Ondo Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Ahmed Hassan, who confirmed the incident said the injured were taken to the hospital. Hassan cautioned drivers to always check their vehicles and avoid over speeding.