Five persons have sustained various degrees of injuries when a petrol tanker belonging to Conoil collided with a trailer on Suleja-Minna Road, Niger State on Friday.

The  spokesperson of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Mr. Bisi Kazeem who confirmed the incident told our correspondent that the injured people had been taken to hospital.

He said that the accident happened at about 8am on Friday, adding that the FRSC learnt about it two minutes after and quickly deployed its officials to control the situation.