Seven  feared  dead  As Car Crushed Commercial Motorcyclists in Lagos-Ibadan  Highway 

Seven person feared dead as a Car rammed into two commercial motorcyclists  killing one on the spot and wounded others..
The accident occurred at the Ogun end of the Lagos -Ibadan Highway  yesterday .
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) said the accident happened around Arepo bus stop at about 1:10 pm.
According to the FRSC spokesperson in Ogun, Florence Okpe, an unregistered Lexus car had rammed into two Bajaj motorcycles with registration numbers, FFF617 QM and LAR489VY.
Okpe said that a total of eight men were involved in the accident.
“Six persons were injured, one person unhurt and unfortunately, one person was killed,” she said.
Okpe attributed the cause of the accident to route violation and also overspeeding, which she said, led to the loss of control on the part of the Lexus car as it rammed into the motorcycles.
She explained that the injured victims were taken to Emergency Hospital, Ojota and Real Divine Touch Hospital, Ibafo for medical attention, adding that the dead body was deposited at Divine Touch Hospital morgue.
Meanwhile, the Sector Commander of the FRSC in Ogun, Ahmed Umar, has described the crash as one that could be averted if rules and regulations were properly obeyed.
He also commiserated with the families of the victims, advising motorists to always consider other road users.

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