A bullion van conveying cash to a bank at around Iwo Road area of Ibadan, Oyo state has been reportedly attacked by some unknown armed robbers.
The armed robbers were said to have struck at the Idi Ape Junction when traffic light had stopped some vehicles.
It was gathered that the Idi Ape area of Iwo Road was deserted while the operation by the hoodlums lasted.
Some residents said the hoodlums carted away the money from the bullion van while some said the van was successfully hijacked.
The incident which reportedly happened at less than one kilometre to the Police Area Command at Testing Ground.
Although the actual number of casualties is yet to be ascertained, a video made available DAILY GIST shows some dead bodies on the road.
It was gathered that two policemen and some innoccent persons were killed during the operation but these could not be officially confirmed as at the time of filing this report.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Adewale Osifeso, could not be reached as at the time of filing this report.
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