Three individuals have misplaced their lives whereas 4 others sustained various levels of damage when a car rammed into bikes on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.
A watch witness stated the car, a Toyota Corolla, misplaced management and rammed into 5 bikes whereas the operators have been selecting passengers at Arepo Bus-Cease within the Obafemi-Owode Native Authorities Space of Ogun State.
The accident occurred on Thursday, round 12:30 pm.
The Federal Highway Security Corps confirmed the deadly incident, saying 5 bikes and one car have been concerned within the accident.
The FRSC Public Schooling Officer, Ogun Sector Command, Florence Okpe, disclosed this in an announcement on Thursday.
Okpe stated the Toyota Corolla automotive with registration quantity FKJ848FH and 5 bikes that are a BAJAJ motorbike with registration quantity, SGM404VL, one other one with registration quantity DED802VC and three others that didn’t have registration numbers have been concerned.
In response to Okpe, the suspected causes of the a number of crashes have been pace which led to the lack of management on the a part of the car which rammed into the bikes on the bus cease whereas the operators have been selecting up passengers.
She defined “a deadly crash occurred at about 1230 hours on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway round Arepo Bus-stop.
“A complete of eight individuals have been concerned which comprised seven male adults and one feminine grownup.
“4 individuals have been injured, one feminine grownup and three male adults. One particular person was unharmed.
“A whole of three individuals have been killed and all male adults.”
She, nonetheless, stated the injured victims have been taken to Beachland Hospital Arepo for medical consideration and ROA Hospital Arepo whereas two of the useless our bodies have been taken by the Hausa group at Arepo for burial and the remaining useless particular person was taken to Divine Contact Hospital morgue.
“The MTD Police Warewa took custody of the crashed automobiles and obstruction cleared off.
“The Sector Commander FRSC Ogun reiterated on pace violation and suggested motorists to obey visitors guidelines and rules.
“He additionally sympathised with the households of the deceased and pray that God ought to strengthen them for the losses.”