A midnight accident at Obada-Oko along the Abeokuta-Lagos Expressway on Monday night claimed 10 lives and left one person critically injured.
The accident occurred when the passenger bus with Lagos registration number CZ 269 MUS collided with a trailer around midnight.
The accident was confirmed by the Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps, Itori Unit Command, Mr. Fatai Bakare. Bakare stated that the Lagos-bound trailer was driving on the inward Abeokuta lane when it collided with the bus at Obada-Oko Adigbe Junction.
“All the corpses have been deposited at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Abeokuta and Ifo General Hospital. The only survivor is critically injured and receiving treatment at FMC. Again, we have to say it that it is very important for motorists to keep to their lane while on the highway to forestall future occurrence, “Bakare said.