By Jimitota Onoyume

About seven persons reportedly lost their lives on Friday in a ghastly motor accident on the Koko-Obitugbo road, Warri North local government area.

An eye witness told the Vanguard that the deceased were coming from a funeral when the Sienna vehicle they were in ran into an articulated vehicle (trailer).

One of those in the vehicles reportedly survived and was rushed to a hospital in Oghara, Ethiope West local government area.

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The eyewitnesses told Vanguard that some.of the corpses were burnt beyond recognition as the Sienna they were burst into flames.

“We heard those in the Sienna were coming from a burial, heading towards the Benin express road when they ran into a trailer. About seven persons we heard died.

One was rushed to the hospital. The remains of the others were burnt it was a tragic scene. There was wailing on this road because everyone who saw the accident could not hold back tears,” an eye witness said.


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