At least 15 pupils of Army Day Secondary School, Effurun, in Uvwie local government area of Delta state have been crushed to death by a petrol tanker.
The students were returning from school around 3:30pm on Thursday when suspected accident happened.
Those injured in the incident were taken to the army hospital in a nearby barracks.
The accident, according to Sahara Reporters, occurred opposite the General David Ejoor’s Barracks of the Nigerian Army in Effurun.
The area is not far from state capital, Warri.