Six die, nine injured in auto crash along Lagos-Ibadan expressway

  Six persons have been confirmed dead while nine others had various degrees of injuries on Tuesday in a ghastly accident along the Lagos-Ib...

 

Six persons have been confirmed dead while nine others had various degrees of injuries on Tuesday in a ghastly accident along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

Mr Ahmed Umar, the Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ogun Command, confirmed the incident in an interview with newsmen in Abeokuta, NAN reports.

Umar explained that the accident which occurred around 11:53am, was caused by the driver of the truck marked FZE 376 DI who lost control of his vehicle and hit the bus with registration number ZUR 843 XA from the rear.

He said the driver of the bus immediately lost control and the bus somersaulted.

According to him, 20 people were involved in the accident which comprised 16 male adults, three female adults and one male child.

He further explained that five male adults and one female adult died in the accident, while seven males, one female and one male child were injured.

“The driver of the truck tried to escape but was caught and taken to MTD Redeemed Police Division, Mowe.

“The injured passengers have been taken to Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital (OOUTH), Sagamu and Idera Hospital in Sagamu.

“Also, the corpses of the deceased have been taken away by their families for burial in accordance with Islamic rites,” he said.

COMMENTS

Name

BBNaija,2115,Business,2710,CampusGist,1035,Celeb,4898,celebrities,240,Comedy,8,CONFESSION,11,Education,2287,Entertainment,5563,Fashion,367,Featured,626,Gist,2037,Health,682,Job,3,Lifestyle,873,Music,153,MY STORY,37,News,77879,Opinion,738,Poem,10,Politics,12723,Relationship,210,Sponsored Contents,31,Sports,15748,Style & Travel,47,Success Stories,264,Technology,342,Video,114,
ltr
item
Saga Gist - Top Source for Nigeria News: Six die, nine injured in auto crash along Lagos-Ibadan expressway
Six die, nine injured in auto crash along Lagos-Ibadan expressway
https://dailypost.ng/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/accident.jpg
Saga Gist - Top Source for Nigeria News
http://www.sagagist.com.ng/2021/01/six-die-nine-injured-in-auto-crash.html
http://www.sagagist.com.ng/
http://www.sagagist.com.ng/
http://www.sagagist.com.ng/2021/01/six-die-nine-injured-in-auto-crash.html
true
3363430711841052055
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Readmore Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS PREMIUM CONTENT IS LOCKED STEP 1: Share to a social network STEP 2: Click the link on your social network Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy Table of Content