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Accident claims three lives on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

An accident involving a Toyota Sienna vehicle with registration number BDG 426 HT and a DAF truck marked RNG 558 XC which occurred around Total Petrol Station on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway has claimed lives of three persons while one other sustained injury.

Penpushing reports that the Public Education Officer, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ogun State Command, Florence Okpe confirmed the incident to journalists, adding that sources said  the Sienna driver rammed into the DAF truck coming out of a trailer park.

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Public Education Officer stated that seven people were involved in the accident, including four male adults, two female adults, and one child, attributing the cause of the accident to excessive speed on the part of the Sienna driver.

‘The injured victim was taken to Isaara General Hospital for medical attention while the corpses were deposited at FOS Morgue, Ipara. Operatives are still on ground managing the traffic situation’, Okpe said.

Penpushing further reports that she stated that the Sector Commander had cautioned motorists on excessive speed and advised them to use common sense speed limits.

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