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Man died while nine other passengers sustained various degrees of injuries in an accident on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

The Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) in Ogun State on Saturday mentioned {that a} man died whereas 9 different passengers sustained varied levels of accidents in an accident on the Lagos- Ibadan Expressway.

Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the TRACE Spokesperson, advised newsmen in Abeokuta that the accident involving a Mazda bus and a Mack tanker occurred at 10:15am close to Saapade bridge after Ogere.

“The bus marked KRE-495 XA was coming from Ibadan whereas the tanker with registration quantity LND-868 XN was inbound Ibadan from Lagos.

“The axis is a diversion zone, with inbound and outbound visitors sharing the outbound visitors collectively because of the on going highway reconstruction and rehabilitation by Reynold Construction Company (RCC)

“The bus driver didn’t calculate well before overtaking the vehicle in its front which resulted in a head-on collision with the tanker, which was on its rightful lane,” he mentioned.

Akinbiyi defined that 5 male adults and 4 feminine adults sustained accidents whereas one male grownup died within the accident.

The TRACE spokesman mentioned that the injured victims had been taken to the State Hospital, Isara, whereas the deceased was deposited at FOS Mortuary, Ipara.

Akinbiyi suggested motorists to all the time preserve to the 50km pace restrict at development areas/axis with the intention to keep away from mishaps.(NAN)

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  1. So sad

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