2 dead,1 injured in auto crash on Abeokuta-Lagos Expressway | The Guardian Nigeria News


The Federal Road Safety Corps(FRSC), Ogun Command, said that two persons died while one other sustained injury in an accident that involved two vehicles and two motorcycles on Abeokuta-Lagos Expressway.

The Sector Commander, Mr Anthony Uga,who confirmed the incident to newsmen on Friday in Ota said that the accident happened about 5.10 a.m.

Uga said that three persons were involved in the unfortunate accident,which resulted to the death of two persons,comprising one male adult and a female adult, while a male adult sustained severe injuries.

“The corpses of the victims had been deposited at the morgue of Ifo General Hospital,while the survivor is receiving treatment at the same hospital.”he said.

The sector commander said that the accident was caused by wrongful overtaking and excessive speed on the part of the trailer driver,which led to a head-on collision with the two motorcycles and a Volkswagen vehicle.

Uga listed the two vehicles and two…

Source: Guardian Newspaper