Two drivers die in head-on collision on Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway

Two persons were confirmed dead while one sustained injury in an accident involving a Mazda bus and a Mazda car at Ayedire, on the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway

The spokesperson, Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps, TRACE, Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi disclosed that the accident occured at 7:10am at Ayedire village, Ewekoro Local Government Area of Ogun.

Eyewitness accounts indicated that the driver of one of the vehicles was driving against traffic leading to a direct collision with the other vehicle.

The TRACE spokesperson said that the drivers of the two vehicles died while a motorboy sustained injury.

Akinbiyi disclosed that the injured motorboy had been taken to a nearby hospital before the arrival of TRACE.

He added that the driver of the car had been taken away by his family for burial while that of the bus was deposited at Ifo General Hospital morgue.

Akinbiyi warned drivers to desist from commiting route violation.

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