Osun - A father, mother and their two kids were crushed to
death by a truck laden with bags of rice along the Iwo-Ibadan Road in Osun
State, Punch reports.
The accident was said to have occurred when the truck lost control and ran into
the family members while trying to avoid running into a queue of vehicles on
the road due to a police checkpoint.
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An eyewitness account said the car in which the family were travelling was
coming from Iwo and heading towards Ibadan, while the truck was coming from
He blamed the accident on the police checkpoint, saying if the road block was
not there, the accident would have been avoided.
- News 24