By Olusegun Folarin
Two male adults have reportedly died while one person was injured in a fatal crash that occurred on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.
The accident which occurred at about twenty minutes past 5 in the evening on Christmas day involved a Toyota bus marked TSE266XA and a Mazda bus with registration number FKJ215XX.
The Public Education Officer, Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Ogun State Command, Mrs Florence Okpe confirmed the crash in Abeokuta.
Mrs Okpe said the crash involved 15 persons of which two people died while one other person sustained injuries, and attributed the suspected causes of the crash to wrongful overtaking and excessive speeding.
She pointed out that the injured victim was taken to a private hospital for medical attention and the bodies of the deceased persons were deposited at the morgue of the same health facility.
Mrs Okpe said the FRSC Sector Commander advised motorists to shun over-speeding and pay maximum attention while driving, and he sympathized with the families of the victims.