Two people have reportedly died in a road accident along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway hours after a similar incident claimed 12 lives on Abeokuta – Sagamu Road, Ogun State.
The latest accident which occurred at Siun – Kobape, involved a Nissan Serena marked LSD 679 EQ and conveyed 11 people including the driver.
Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Public Relations Officer of the Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps, TRACE, confirmed the incident. He said two of the 11 passengers died on the spot while four others were injured.
Akinbiyi added that the vehicle had a burst tyre and crashed when the driver lost control of the wheel.
He however, said both the injured and the dead have been taken to the General Hospital, Ijaiye, Abeokuta.