BREAKING: Many Passengers Cheat Death As Luxury Bus, Goods Burn To Ashes In Ondo
Today the last day of the month of January was not pleasant for the residents of Agbaluku Arigidi Akoko and the travellers passing through Ikare Arigidi Ikaram Akunu to the northern part of the country.
A luxury bus fully loaded with passengers coming from Abuja caught fire and. bur t to ashes at Agbaluku Arigidi Akoko causing gridlock on both sides of the road as very unprecedented crowd witnessed the scene helplessly.
The passenger s belongings were burnt to ashes as people couldn’t move nearer to the inferno since the service of fire fighters at Ikare a kilometer away didn’t come for their rescue. An eyewitness mr Jamiu Alli called on the state government to resuscitate and make Ikare Akoko fire station functional,He noted that the none functional of the station was responsible for big loss and others that had happened in Akokoland.
The unit commander of road safety for Ikare Akoko mr oluropo Alabi said his men were making efforts to clear the road from gridlock for travelers not to be stranded .As the time of sending this report no report of casualties but effort is on to tow the bus on the road.