The Ogun Visitors Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) on Thursday confirmed the demise of 1 individual whereas one different sustained damage in an accident involving a truck and a Mazda Bus at Aseese, on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.
Mr Ojuoro Olushola, the Mowe-Ibafo Divisional Commander of TRACE, advised the Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) in Ota, Ogun State, that the accident occurred at about 8.10 a.m.
Olushola stated the accident that concerned a mini truck with registration quantity APP-312 XP and a Mazda Bus marked KJA-670 XM was as a consequence of pace and careless driving.
He stated the Mazda bus rammed into the truck that was making a U-turn at Aseese, on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.
“18 passengers have been concerned within the accident that led to the demise of 1 individual, whereas one different individual sustained varied levels of accidents.
“The corpse of the sufferer has been handed over to the relations whereas the survivor is receiving remedy at Famobis Hospital,” he stated.
He stated the automobiles had been towed off the street by way of the help of officers of TRACE, Federal Highway Security Corps, Police and Military to ease the free move of site visitors within the space.
Ojuoro suggested motorists to stick strictly to all site visitors guidelines and laws in addition to in opposition to rushing to keep away from pointless lack of lives and property.