Residents of Ikare-Akoko, headquarters of Akoko North East Local Government area of Ondo State, will never forget this Saturday in a hurry, following the death of six persons in a road crash.
In what many people have described as highly surprising, two trucks at the same time suffered brake failure while descending a slope, at Okorun area of the ancient town, which resulted in the death of the six persons.
Apart from those killed in the accident, several shops situated by the roadsides were also destroyed by the trucks
The injured ones have been taken to the hospital for medical attention.
It was gathered that the two trucks were descending the hilly town from Ekiti State while heading to Akure, the Ondo State capital.