At least 10 people are feared dead following a serious accident in Freetown, Sierra Leone, on Sunday evening.

According to witnesses who spoke to Sierraloaded, the incident occurred near the Dwarzak junction close to Pademba Road, and involved a truck that lost control.

Over 15 people are reported to be injured, with many being taken to Connaught Hospital for treatment.

Authorities are yet to comment on the full details of the accident or the cause of the truck losing control.

This is a developing story, and further updates will be provided as they become available.