At before 8 a.m. on Sunday, three people were reported dead in a deadly incident near Saapade Bridge in the Ogere region of Ogun State.
“A total of five individuals were engaged, all male adults,” Florence Okpe, the spokeswoman for the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun State, revealed to reporters.
“One person was injured, and three people died as a result of the incident,” Okpe added.
According to her, a Mack truck, with registration number, SMK499XU and a Nissan car marked GH598LND were involved.
The FRSC image maker stated that the suspected causes of the crash were route violation (one way drive) and excessive speed.
“The injured victim was taken to Victory Hospital, Ogere for medical attention. Effort is ongoing to remove one of the trapped deceased while the other 02 dead bodies were deposited at FOS morgue.
“The Sector Commander, FRSC Ogun, Corps Commander Ahmed Umar, cautioned motorists from violating traffic rules and regulations because of the dangers involved.