No fewer than six persons including a couple have lost their lives in a fatal road accident in Okpe Local Government Area of Delta State.
It was gathered that the accident that happened along Eku/Abraka road by Oha Secondary School involved an ash-coloured Lexus 330 with Reg. No. TJK203HG (Lagos) and a dark green Toyota Picnic, a commercial vehicle with Reg. No. KPE 778AA.
An eyewitness account reveal that the Lexus 330 was at top speed and was headed towards Warri with a young man behind the wheels. He reportedly lost control and rammed the Toyota Picnic, a commercial vehicle which was headed to Abraka, the university community.
All the occupants of the commercial Toyota Picnic – the couple, and driver of the commercial vehicle, died on the spot as the vehicle was squeezed beyond recognition, while the occupants of the Lexus 330 reportedly survived the crash.