The Ninth Mile Unit Commander of the Federal Road safety Corps, Mr. Joel Enweruzo made this known while briefing newsmen.
Mr. Enweruzo said the accident occurred as a result of head on collision between a tipper and a 608 Bus.
He commended efforts of officers and men of the command on routine patrol in helping victims of the accident to receive immediate medical attention in one of the hospital in the area.
The Unit Commander mentioned reckless driving and non-installation of speed limit device as major factors responsible for road crashes and encouraged motorists to embark on more driving skills.
Some relatives of the victims expressed gratitude to God for using men of the command to save lives of their loved ones.