FOUR DIE, TWO INJURED IN MOTOR ACCIDENT ON LAGOS-IBADAN EXPRESSWAY
Four persons have died while two others sustained severe injuries in an accident that occurred in the Sapade axis of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway.
The incident happened on Monday, October 12, 2020.
The spokesperson of the Federal Road Safety Corps, (FRSC), Ogun State Command, Florence Okpe, made this known in a statement.
She stated that the crash which occurred at about 2.50 am early this morning, involved two vehicles comprising a DAF truck with registration number AGL813XX, and a Mazda bus with registration number FD265XA.
Okpe, who said the cause of the crash was dangerous driving, disclosed that the bodies of the victims have been deposited at the FOS Morgue Ipara.
Reacting to the incident, the sector commander of Ogun State FRSC, Ahmed Umar, described the crash as avoidable, noting that the area the crash occurred is an accident-prone one and required utmost care while driving within the axis.
The commander commiserated with the families of the victims of the crash and enjoined them to contact theFRSC command, Ogere, to reclaim their properties recovered from the scene of the accident.
He also enjoined the public to drive cautiously, and obey all traffic regulations.