Truck Kills 4, Injure many in Alesinloye Ibadan


Akinlabi Afolabi, Ibadan

No fewer than four women lost their lives to Truck accident that occurred on Wednesday, at Alesinloye Junction area of Ibadan, Oyo State Police Command confirmed

The State Police Public Relation Officer, SP. Olugbenga Fadeyi in a telephone conversation said ” the accident happened between a Truck, a commercial Micra car, and four Motorcycles.

He added “four women lost their lives to the accident, while four other people sustain various degree of injuries.

Accident witness said the truck lost control and crushed a commercial Micra car and four motorcycles.

He said that the articulated truck that caused the accident is owned by a popular dairy company, and because of its brake failure, ran into incoming Micra and the motorcycles that were heading towards Dugbe area of the city.

The eye witness also confirmed that four people lost their lives to the incident, he said three people died inside the Micra, one of the passengers on commercial motorcycle ‘Okada’ also died on the spot.