No fewer than eight persons died while 12 others sustained injuries on Wednesday in multiple accidents involving seven vehicles around Danco filling station on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway. Mr Clement Oladele, the Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps in Ogun, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria in Abeokuta on Thursday. Other vehicles are an Iveco tanker with registration number DED 776 XA, Daf tanker marked APP 248 XT and Daf container with registration number LND 04 XX. READ ALSO: FG may lift land border vehicle importation ban — Customs bossHe noted that the injured victims were taken to Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu and Fambis Hospital, Mowe. Oladele said that the corpses of the deceased were deposited at the Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital mortuary, Sagamu.
Source: Punch June 13, 2019 07:52 UTC