Abuja - Six people lost their lives on Wednesday in Lokoja, Kogi State, following a horrific road accident involving three vehicles, Punch reports.
The collision was said to have taken place at the Jimgbe River where two of the vehicles, a bus and truck, brushed each other as the bus was attempting to overtake.
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The impact caused the two vehicles to veer off the bridge, killing the six occupants of the bus, including the driver.
The third vehicle, also a truck, veered off the road to avoid a head-on collision with the other two vehicles.
The drivers of both the trucks survived the accident, as well as a six-month old baby. All those involved have since been treated at a nearby hospital.
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