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2 die, 4 injured in Lagos-Abeokuta expressway accident

Two persons have died while four others sustained injuries in an accident at Iyana Egbado, Itori along Lagos-Abeokuta expressway, Ogun State. The Sector Commander, Federal…

Two persons have died while four others sustained injuries in an accident at Iyana Egbado, Itori along Lagos-Abeokuta expressway, Ogun State.

The Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ahmed Umar, who confirmed the incident to newsmen in Abeokuta on Saturday, said the crash occurred at 6am and it involved a Nissan Cabster marked KTU 142 XH and a Mack truck with registration number T-12736 LA.

The sector commander explained that the Nissan vehicle rammed into the stationary truck which had a flat tyre.

He added that a total of seven men were involved in the accident, out of which four were injured, two dead while one person was unhurt.

Umar said the deceased persons and injured victims were taken to General Hospital Ifo for appropriate attention.

The sector commander commiserated with the families of the crash victims and enjoined them to contact FRSC Itori command for more information about the crash, while cautioning motorists against parking by the roadside.