Three dead, two injured in Ondo auto crash
At least three persons have reportedly lost their in a fatal accident that occurred along Oba-Ile/Airport road in Akure, the Ondo State capital.
The accident which occurred on Thursday involved a Toyota Corolla car with number plate APP 91 GR and bullion van truck belonging to Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, with registration number JTA 478 AA.
It was gathered that two young males and a girl died in the crash while the fourth occupant of the car was said to be in critical condition.
According to an eyewitness, the Toyota was on a top speed from Akure end of the road when he approached the sharp bend at Jojein part of the road when he suddenly lost control of the car.
The eyewitness added that after approaching the bend, the driver of the corolla swerve to the other lane and rammed into the truck coming from the Airport end of the road.
The truck tumbled with its driver also sustaining serious injury.