Truck crushes tricyclist to death in Ibadan

A tricyclist, identified as Kayode, has been crushed to death in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital on Thursday during a road accident involving an articulated truck and three commercial tricycles.

The incident occurred around Airport junction, Alakia, Ibadan as the truck ran over the head of the victim, after it rammed into three of the commercial tricycles where they were parked.

Angry youths who stormed the scene of the incident captured the driver of the truck when he was trying to escape before he was later handed over to the police from Egbeda Divisional Police Headquarters located at Gbagi area of Ibadan.

The damaged tricycles were also towed to the police station.

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