An accident, involving a Mazda bus and a motorcycle, has reportedly claim two lives. The accident was recorded on the Lagos Ibadan Express way
Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, Public Relations Officer, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), confirmed the incident to newsmen in Abeokuta on Tuesday, April 21.
He stated that the accident was caused by reckless driving and wrongful overtaking on the part of the driver of the Mazda bus.
The bus driver hit the motorcyle, then the bus lost control and rammed into a moving trailer from the rear.
Eighteen passengers – 13 males and five females – were on the bus when the accident occurred.
Six people were injured while two men, one from the bus and another from the motorcycle died in the accident.
The injured victims were taken to a hospital while the bodies of the deceased were deposited at the State Hospital’s mortuary in Isara Remo.