Two persons have been feared dead in a fatal crash that involved a Mazda bus with the registration number XV945EPE at the Kara axis of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.
The spokesperson of Ogun State Sector Command of Federal Road Safety Corps, Florence Okpe, disclosed this in a statement, adding that the accident which occurred at about 8:32 am on Friday also left 10 people injured.
The statement partly read, “A fatal crash occurred today, Friday 10 November 2023 at about 0832hrs, at the Kara turning of the inward section of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.
“A total of 14 people were involved in which two died instantly, leaving 10 people injured and two people unhurt. Two vehicles were involved in the crash, one white colour Mazda Bus with registration number XV945EPE and an unregistered white and blue colour Howo Sino Truck.
“The suspected causes of the crash were route violation and dangerous driving. The injured victims had been taken to Famobis Hospital and the dead bodies were deposited at Idera mortuary.”