Akure - 11 people were on Thursday burnt to death in an auto crash that occurred along Ile-Ife/Ondo road in Ondo State, reports The Sun.
Eight other persons sustained serious injuries in the auto crash.
The accident was caused by the recklessness and over speeding of drivers of the affected vehicles.
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The incident occurred when one of the tyres of the car burst and the driver lost control after which it collided with a commercial bus from the opposite direction and immediately the two vehicles cut fire and went up in flame.
Survivors of the accident were rushed to the Trauma Hospital in Ondo town where they were receiving medical treatment.
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