Tropics Nigeria had gathered that 7 to 10 lives were lost in a fatal motor accident involving a truck driver hitting other vehicles most notably a Toyota Corolla and other motorcycles at Otaru road in Auchi.
Witnesses said the truck driver seemingly lost control of his brakes and ended up hitting other vehicles and motorcycles killing 7 to 10 people in the process.
After the incident occurred there were FRSC officials as well as the police and other well meaning volunteers to remove the dead bodies from the crashed vehicles. There are plans to take the dead bodies to the mortuary while the victims who are said to be Muslims will be immediately buried at the Auchi cemetery.
However, efforts to reach the Public Relations Officer, Auchi Police division has been unsuccessful.
Below are pictures of the accident scene