3 die, 2 injured in Ibadan auto crash


Three persons,   two male and a female Wednesday morning lost their lives in an auto crash at Total Garden area of Ibadan.

The accident, according to eye witness, involved a Coca Cola truck and a commercial motorcyclist said to be carrying two passengers. 

Eye witnesses said two others were said to have also sustained various degrees of injuries during the accident. Confirming the accident, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Sector Commander in Oyo state, Mrs. Uche Winifred Chukwurah, stated that five persons were involved in the accident. 

He attributed the accident to break failure, saying, “the fault was break failure according to the report. 

“The number of persons involved was five persons. There were three male adults and two female adults. Two persons were injured while three persons were killed, ” she said.