According to the Federal Road Safety Corps, a midnight accident claimed the lives of 11 persons (9 males, 2 females). 6 other persons (4 males, 2 females) also sustained various degrees of injuries in a road crash that occurred at 02:40hrs of sunday 10 of April 2016, after owena bridge, about 18km from Ore on the Benin-Ore road. The crash was an head on collision resulted as a result of driving against traffic on the dual carriageway by the driver of the truck. Two vehicles, a blue Daf truck crane with registration number BEN 371 XY and a white Toyota Hiace bus with registration number FKJ 62XH were involved . The injured and the corpses were taken to the General Hospital, Ore. Personal effects such as clothes, bags, phones and a sum of N32,490:00 were recovered at the scene.

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