Ogun Car Crash claims 1, injures 3 -FRSC


The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, commander Mr Adekunle Oguntoyinbo, Sango-Ota Unit on Tuesday confirmed an early morning accident in Ogun, leaving three injured and one dead.

He told the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in Ota that the accident happened at about 4.55 a.m. at Toll-Gate, Sango-Ota.

Oguntoyinbo said that the auto crash occurred when a Toyota Hiace bus with registration number LND 723 XE, heading toward Toll-Gate from Iyana-Iyesi, Sango-Ota.

The unit commander said the driver of the vehicle lost control due to brake failure and in the process hit the road divider.

“The corpse of the deceased has been deposited at the morgue of the General Hospital, Sango-Ota, while the injured are  receiving intensive treatment at the same hospital, ” he said.

The unit commander advised drivers to always maintain speed limit and be cautious of their conduct on wheel to avert road accidents.

He said that the vehicle had been towed from the scene of accident to prevent gridlock.