Seventeen others were injured in the auto crash which occurred at about 2.40p.m at Jebba, in Moro Local Government Area of Kwara state.
The auto crash involved two commercial vehicles, a six passenger Toyota car with registration number AAA 250 CB and 18-seater Hummer bus registered with LAP 179 XA.
The victims of the accident in the six-passenger car were returning to their destination after attending the prayer session of a departed colleague, ROWZYRADIO gathered.
An eyewitness blamed the driver of the six passenger car for over speeding and wrongly overtaking the 18 seater Hummer bus.
Police and officials of the Federal Road Safety Commission, Jebba Division were at the accident scene for rescue operations.