Three people were burnt to ashes and three others sustained first-degree burns in a road accident in Bayelsa state.
It was gathered that the accident happened on Monday, June 20 along the East/West road near Opokuma junction.
A source at the scene of the accident said three others, including a police officer, survived with various degrees of minor injuries.
The source said the accident occurred when two vehicles going in opposite directions collided. One of the vehicles was reported to be conveying locally made petroleum products.