Not less than, 4 individuals have been confirmed lifeless in a deadly motor accident alongside Lagos-Ibadan expressway in Ogun State.
12 individuals had been additionally mentioned to have sustained critical accidents within the highway crash that occurred round 2:40pm on Monday.
The Ogun State State Site visitors Compliance and Enforcement (TRACE) Corps has confirmed the incident to DAILY POST, saying it occurred at Isara bridge axis, inbound Ibadan.
Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Spokesman of TRACE, knowledgeable that the industrial bus marked, XC 330 WWD, loaded with 16 passengers together with the motive force, was on transit from Lagos to Ibadan, when the rear tyre had a burst on account of over-speeding.
He mentioned, “4 passengers died on the spot, comprising a boy of 5 years outdated, two male adults and one feminine grownup.”
In line with Akinbiyi, the our bodies of the deceased victims had been deposited at FOS Mortuary, Ipara-Remo, whereas these of the injured had been deposited at Idera Hospital and Victory Hospital, Ibara Remo.
“Whereas TRACE Corps commiserates with the household of the deceased, motorists are once more suggested to keep away from extreme velocity whereas on transit, particularly now that the rains are right here,” he mentioned.