Six persons have reportedly died as a result in an auto-crash which occurred at Abuduka area of Surulere North Local Council Development Area (LCDA.), on Sunday.

According to a reliable source, two female were amongst those that died, in the accident that involved a new truck belonging to a business tycoon and a commercial Mazda bus.

According to Gbenga Fadeyi (SP), the Oyo State Police Public Relations Officer; he disclosed that, ten persons were also seriously injured and were rushed to Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH).

Speaking further, he stated that the remains of the dead had been deposited at the morgue of LAUTEC Teaching Hospital.

On the cause of the accident, it was discovered that, accident which reportedly happened in the morning, occurred as a result of a malfunction of the truck brake, which made it rammed into a bus with registration number ABJ 14 XN going to Ilorin.