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OYO: twenty passengers burnt in a car accident in Ibarapa, Oyo State

Two vehicles have been said to crash at Maya junction, on Friday, in the east local government area of Oyo State, Lanlate, Ibarapa.

Nothing less than twenty passengers died, because the crashed vehicles instantly caught fire and got burnt, while the passengers were still inside.

Information was gathered that the cars caught fire because one of the passengers in one of the vehicles, who is a fuel black marketer, was carrying fuel.

Two passengers prevailed, while others got burnt along with the vehicles.

Me Gbenga, the chairman of Ibarapa east Local Government, who guided a saving squad to the accident scene in words, reports the incident as tragic as he expressed tenderness to the bereaved.