Abeokuta - No fewer than four persons were reported dead in a multiple accident on the Sagamu-Benin Expressway in Ogun State, reports Channels TV
Five vehicles were involved in the accident.
The accident involved a commercial motorcycle, a truck carrying cement, a commercial bus and two other trucks carrying flour and diesel respectively.
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The accident occurred when the truck carrying diesel fell at one of the sharp bends on the highway, spilling its content on the other side of the road.
Vehicles travelling in the opposite lane ran into the lane spilled with oil and skidded off the highway.
While some of the vehicles crashed into the concrete median and somersaulted, others plunged into a nearby valley.
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- News 24