Osun accident claims 3 lives


Three persons have been confirmed dead in the accident that occurred in Ikirun, Ifelodun local government area of Osun state.

It was gathered that the accident occurred around 8:30 pm, Monday, along the Ikirun-Osogbo expressway.

The spokesperson of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), Kehinde Adeleke, described the accident as ‘fatal.’

According to her, the accident involved a Lexus 350 car with the Registration number Lagos SMK 17 JK and an unregistered trailer.

She said, “The Accident claimed three lives on the spot. It was as a result of reckless driving and over-speeding of the driver of the said trailer who took to his heel immediately after the incident.”

Adeleke explained that the victims had been taken to the morgue.