An accident involving a Mazda bus and a truck at Iperu bridge, Ogere on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway has led to the death of four persons, while six others sustained varying degrees of injuries.
Confirming the incident to newsmen in Abeokuta on Tuesday, Ahmed Umar, FRSC Sector Commander in Ogun State, stated that the accident occurred at about 6:25am and was caused by excessive speed and light sign violation.
“The accident occurred this morning at about 6:25am involving a Mazda bus with registration numbers YYY 412 XB and an unregistered truck.
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“The Mazda bus driver who was on high speed crashed into the moving truck from behind due to light defect on the truck . The truck rear lights made to signal vehicles from behind was not functioning,” he said.