An 18 Seater bus conveying passengers have plunged into Owena river along Akure-Ondo road in Ondo state on Sunday, Njenje Media News reports.
It was gathered that the driver of the bus was overspeeding, lost control, and plunged into the Owena river. he was coming from Ondo and heading to Akure.
According to TVC News, An eyewitness said five of the passengers including a child have been rescued and rushed to the hospital by motorists and men of the FRSC while some of the passengers have lost their lives at the scene.
The number of casualties is yet to be ascertained as of the time of filing in this report.
Some dead people were seen inside the river and rock around the scene of the accident.