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7 feared dead in Ogun auto crash

Seven people were presumed dead while three other persons sustained varying degrees of injuries in a fatal crash that occurred at Sandcrete Ogunmakin area on Lagos-Ibadan expressway.

The accident which occurred few minutes to eleven in the evening involved a bus and a truck with unidentified registration number.

The Public Education Officer, Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Ogun Sector Command, Mrs Florence Okpe said the two vehicles had head on collusion due to one way drive which resulted to fire out break.

Mrs Okpe could not confirmed the death of the seven people involved while three other persons sustained injury during the crash.

She said the injured victims had been taken to a private Hospital in Ogere for medical attention.

Mrs Okpe emphasized the need for motorists to desist from driving against traffic considering the dangers attached to route violation.

Reporting by Olusegun Folarin; Editing by Adeniyi Bakare