On Tuesday, July 19 which is Sallah day, an accident reportedly occured claiming the lives of 10 persons in Kwara State.
According to reports, it occurred at about 4pm at a location called Iyemoja along the Olooru-Okolowo area of the Ilorin-Jebba expressway in the Moro local government area of Kwara state.
Jonathan Owoade, confirming the incident said that the other victims of the crash suffered varying injuries from the incident.
He gave the registration number of the commercial vehicle as LND 742XK, saying that the rescue team took the injured people to Ayo hospital, Okolowo and the state General Hospital, Ilorin for medical attention.
The FRSC boss also said that the corpses had been deposited at the morgue of General Hospital, Ilorin, commending the officers of the Nigeria Police for assistance rendered during the incident.
He also cautioned drivers against overspeeding, saying that they should obey all traffic regulations and be mindful of other road users.