Four Dead  ,Many Injured  As Truck Crushes Taxi In Ekiti 


Atleast four persons died in the spot when an articulated vehicle crushed a commercial cap in Ado-Ekiti,the Ekiti State capital on Saturday

The accident which occurred at the popular Similoluwa area of Ado-Ekiti left teeth wagging as sympathisers thronged scene.

It was learnt that the Truck had developed mechanical fault but the driver trying to manage the vehicle to navigate the metropolis before the crash.

An eye witness said the Truck could have caused similar havoc before reaching Similoluwa area as many motorists and commercial motorcyclists tried to avoid it when they noticed its usual movements and restlessness of the driver .

While thanking God for sparing her life ,the source said the activities of Truck drivers passing through the state capital is fast becoming a menace which government and security agents must look into .

Three others sustained severe injuries have been rushed  to the hospital for medical attention while corpses have been deposited at the State University Teaching Hospital.

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