BEVERLY HILLS, September 12, (THEWILL) – One person has been crushed to death, while two others sustained injuries in a road accident that occurred in Ikare-Akoko, Ondo State.
The crash which happened at about 6:45am on Saturday, involved a wine colour Toyota Primera and a red Bajaj boxer motorcycle.
In a statement by the Public Relations Officer, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ondo State Sector Command, Omotola Ogunbanwo said, the crash was caused by brake failure and loss of control by the driver of the Toyota vehicle.
She said, the victims have been taken to the General Hospital in Ikare-Akoko for treatment, while the remains of the dead have been deposited at the morgue in the hospital.
Ogunbanwo who advised motorists to avoid over-speeding and dangerous driving, also urged them to avoid night journeys, obey traffic rules and ensure their vehicles are in good condition before embarking on any trip.