From Simon Utebor, Yenagoa
Twelve individuals had been on Thursday burnt to loss of life following a ghastly street crash alongside Tombia-Amassoma Highway in Yenagoa council space of Bayelsa State.
9 individuals had been reportedly burnt to ashes on the spot following an explosion that accompanied the incident, whereas 4 others later died on arrival on the Niger Delta Instructing Hospital in Okolobiri.
It was gathered that the accident concerned a 14-seater passenger bus and a diesel tanker truck believed to be conveying chippings to a building website across the Ammassoma space.
Eyewitnesses mentioned the accident occurred about 8.45pm on Wednesday.