Atleast seven persons were confirmed dead by the officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in a lone crash involving a Mazda bus marked BDG993YG along Lagos -Ibadan Expressway.
14 others were said to have sustained various degrees of injuries in an accident which occurred at about 10:45 a.m. on Sunday. after a bus went up in flames around OPIC area.
She blamed the crash on “excessive speed and brake failure which led to the loss of control.”
The FRSC said some of the passengers were burnt to death, adding that the injured were taken to Lagos State Accident Emergency Centre, Ojota while the corpses were deposited at Olabisi Onabajo University Teaching Hospital morgue in Sagamu, Ogun State.