No fewer than eight persons were on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 burnt to death following a head-on collision between a diesel tanker and three other vehicles along the Ogbomosho road in Oyo state.
The tragedy struck in the early hours of the fateful day at about 11 a.m.
According to sources who witnessed the incident, the driver of the diesel tanker lost control of the the vehicle and rammed into the other vehicles.
This led to a fire explosion and 8 occupants from the three vehicles were roasted beyond recognition.
Meanwhile, no official statement was made as regards the accident and the aftermath of the accident is yet unknown.