An accident involving a trailer and a bus belonging to the Benue State Government popularly known as Benue Links has claimed the life of at least 13 people and injuring several other persons.
An eyewitness told News9naija that the accident occurred at about 4:30 pm today along Akwanga-Lafia road in a village called Angwan chiyawa, in Nasarawa Eggon local government area of the state.
The accident was caused by break failure of the traile.
The spokesman of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) in the state, Deputy Route Commander Johnson Martins, confirmed the accident, adding that rescue operation has since commenced.
The dead bodies and injured victims were taken to the General Hospital Nasarawa Eggon, by men of the FRSC.