Two people killed, five Injured In Lagos-Ibadan expressway accident
Two people dead and five others severely injured in a fatal accident caused by the collision of a vehicle and motorcycle at the Mowe Area of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway as confirmed by the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ogun command.
Clement Oladele, the Ogun Sector Commander of FRSC said the accident happened at about 7.26 p.m. on Saturday. Oladele said that a Toyota Hiace with registration number APP 721 ET that was heading to Ibadan from Lagos lost control due to excessive speeding and rammed into a motorcycle marked SRA 156 WE at Olowotedo area of Mowe.
He said that eight persons were involved in the accident that resulted in the death of two people.
“The corpses of the victims have been deposited at the morgue of Divine Touch Hospital, Mowe, while the survivors were also receiving treatment at the same hospital.” he said.
The sector commander, however, advised motorists to exercise caution and adhere strictly to 50 km per hour, especially at construction zones during the Eid-el-Kabir to avoid unnecessary loss of lives and property.