- An accident along Lagos-Ibadan expressway was blamed on the driver was going against traffic
- The accident caused heavy traffic on the expressway
A fatal accident occurred near Four Square camp in Ajebo, Lagos-Ibadan expressway leading to the death of passengers.
According to eyewitness reports, the unfortunate incidence was caused by the driver of the commercial vehicle who was driving against traffic perhaps to avoid the traffic on his own lane. The driver was reportedly slammed head-long into a trailer on the expressway.
Some of the passenger died on the spot while others were seriously injured. Security and emergency personnel were at the scene of the accident to tend to the causalities.
The accident led to heavy traffic gridlock in the area
This accident is coming barely a week after an accident that cost the life of the minister of state for labour and productivity, Barrister James Ocholi . The minister alongside his wife and son died in the accident which was blamed on overspeeding. It was also revealed by the Federal road Safety Corps that the driver had no license.