Road Crash: 8 Dead, 21 Injured! | Trait News

ABEOKUTA— yesterday, Tragedy struck on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway,  as no fewer than eight persons lost their lives, while 21 sustained injuries in three multiple accidents involving eight trucks, three cars, four buses and a pick-up van.
Also, yesterday, four persons reportedly died around Fagba Ojurin, Agege area of Lagos State, when a train derailed.
The Ogun State Sector Commander of Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Clement Oladele, who confirmed the incidents, said 17 persons, including 11 males and six females, were injured in the accident. While the Sector Commander said the cause of the accident was yet to be ascertained at press time, the Public Relations Officer of Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Agency, TRACE, Babatunde Akinbiyi, attributed the accidents to over-speeding.

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