FRSC confirms students, others dead in Osun fatal accident

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Osun State Sector Command, has confirmed the death of seven persons in a multiple fatal accident in Osogbo, Osun state capital.

The accident involved a commercial bus, tricycle and motorcycle popularly known as Okada.

A statement by the state public enlightenment officer of the FRSC, SRC Agnes Ogungbemi, said the casualties include four males, two male children and a female child.

Ogungbemi added that four of the deceased died on the spot while three gave up the ghost at the UNIOSUN Teaching Hospital, Osogbo, where they were rushed to for treatment by operatives of the Nigeria Police and the Osun Emergency Medical and Ambulance Systems (OSEMSAS).

She however added that one female child out of the eight victims of the accident is still alive and receiving treatment.