Tragedy struck on Friday evening when a truck crushed two Motorcyclists to dying in an accident on the Abeokuta-Ibadan Highway.
Our correspondent gathered that the accident concerned two bikes and a Leyland truck reverse Forte Oil Filling Station round Kotopo in Odeda Native Authorities Space of Ogun State.
The Spokesperson for Visitors Compliance and Enforcement Corps, Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, confirmed the incident to newsmen on Saturday in Abeokuta.
Akinbiyi defined that the accident which occurred at 8.25pm was attributable to reckless driving and impatience on the a part of the bike riders.
He stated that as a result of reckless driving, the 2 motorcyclists rammed into the truck coming from the wrong way.
The TRACE spokesman acknowledged that the accident concerned two Bajaj bikes, considered one of which was registered as SGM 006 VG whereas the opposite had no quantity plate and a Leyland truck marked AAB 969 XV.
He stated “The accident was attributable to reckless driving and impatience on the a part of the motorcyclists, as they rammed right into a truck transferring in the wrong way.
“The 2 bikes and the truck have been taken to Aregbe police station in Abeokuta.”
He added that one of many deceased was taken away by his family members whereas the physique of the second particular person was deposited on the morgue of Federal Medical Centre, Idi Aba in Abeokuta after being confirmed useless by a medical physician on the hospital.