By Deborah Oladejo, Osogbo
A 10-year-old girl, Ruth Omojola has been killed by a stray bullet during a suspected cult clash in Ilesa, Osun State on Wednesday.
It was gathered that the girl, who was on a motorcycle alongside her mother, Femi Omojola and sibling were hit by a stray bullet shot by the hoodlums who were fighting at Ilerin along Ilesa/Iperindo road.
Confirming the incident on Wednesday night, the Police spokesperson, Yemisi Opalola said the girl died on her way to the hospital.
Opalola said the mother and one other child who were on the same motorcycle sustained injuries.
She added that the injured persons are receiving treatment at Wesley Hospital in Ilesa, while the corpse has been deposited at the hospital morgue.
She then said that efforts are ongoing to arrest the criminals behind the act.