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Four killed in Lagos-Ibadan expressway crash

Four persons were on Monday killed in accident which occurred in Sapade axis of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway, with two others sustaining serious injury.

Penpushing reports that, the Federal Road Safety Corps,(FRSC), Ogun State Command spokesperson Florence Okpe made this known in a statement, adding that the crash occurred at about 2.50am, which involved two vehicles comprising a truck registration number AGL813XX  DAF and  FDY265XA a  MAZDA bus with registration number FD265XA.

The agency imagemaker  said suspected cause of the crash were route violation and dangerous driving, adding that the corpses were  deposited at FOS Morgue Ipara, and the Nigeria Police MTD Ode were contacted, stressing that efforts were on-going to clear the   crashed vehicles.

Penpushing further reports that, the Sector Commander  Ahmed Umar described the crash as avoidable, pointing out that the area the crash occurred  is an accident prone area 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 FRSC Command Ogere for details of the crash and reclaim the properties of the victims recovered from the scene of the crash,and also advise the motoring public to drive cautiously,  avoid Route violation and obey traffic rules and regulations.

 

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