Trailer crushes 3 to death on motorcycle in Ogun 



Three persons were on Friday night crushed to death in an accident involving a truck and a motorcycle around Abiola way closer to Iyana mortuary in Abeokuta.


Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, Public Relations Officer, Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), confirmed accident to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abeokuta on .


Akinbiyi explained that motorcycle rider, according to eyewitness, lost control and got crushed in an attempt to overtake trailer.
eyewitness said that rider and his two passengers died on spot.


The TRACE spokesman explained that the incident happened around 8p.m. on Friday, but the trailer driver did not stop.


Akinbiyi said the deceased had been deposited at the morgue of the State Hospital, Ijaye in Abeokuta.


He appealed to motorists to avoid wrongful overtaking, drive carefully and always obey traffic rules and regulations. (NAN)