One dies as granite-laden truck falls on bus in Ogun

One person died after a truck conveying granite fell on a bus at the bad portion of Sango tollgate, along the Lagos-Abeokuta highway, Ogun State.

The accident, which occurred at 5:10 pm on Sunday, claimed the life of a commercial bus driver, while the truck driver sustained no injury.

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) confirmed the incident, saying the yellow Vanagon bus was registered as FST 744YD, while the Howo truck was marked LND634YE.

The FRSC spokesperson in Ogun, Florence Okpe, said “the suspected cause of the crash was a bad portion of the road.”

“The dead body was taken to the General Hospital, Ifo,” she added.



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