More than 10 people were feared dead and several others injured in a multiple accident in the Abuja-Keffi express way in the Federal Capital Territory on Friday.
Eyewitness report that a truck loaded with gravel had brake failure and was rudderless while trying to avoid an articulated vehicle. In the process, it crushed a woman and an Army personnel who were walking along the kerb and ran into a vehicle conveying soft drinks.
Bodies of some persons were trapped under truck.
Meanwhile, Road Safety Corps, Vehicle Inspection Officers, soldiers, Civil Defence, Police and the FCT Emergency Management Agency were at the scene to salvage the situation