By Sade Adewale, Ondo
No fewer than three persons have reportedly died in a fatal accident which occurred on Saturday between Owena and Aponmu area of Ondo State.
Our correspondent gathered that the driver of the commercial bus lost control and rammed into the bush around 7.42pm.
The Hope Metro learnt that passengers in the ill-fated bus had gone for a ceremony in Ondo town and were on their way to Akure when the unfortunate incident happened.
One of the sympathizers who rushed to the scene to rescue the victims told our correspondent that the three persons died instantly, while others, wt sustained severe injuries were immediately taken to the hospital in Akure.
It was learnt that the corpses of the deceased persons have been deposited at the mortuary.
The Hope Metro further gathered that the bus lost control and entered into the bush which led to the accident.
The cause of the crash was yet unknown as at press time.