FRSC confirms death of 4 persons on Auchi-Okene highway

THE Federal Road Safety Corp (FRSC) on Friday, confirmed the death of four persons involved in an accident along Auchi-Okene-Highway.

Mr Moses Bature, the FRSC Auchi Unit Commander made the confirmation in telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Auchi on Friday.

Bature said the accident happened at about 11 a.m. at Uluoke-Uzairue in Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo.

According to him, three persons died on the spot, while the fourth person died at the hospital..

He said three vehicles were involved in the accident, namely a Hilux bus, a Toyota Saloon car and an articulated vehicle.

He added that the body of the deceased were deposited at the mortuary.