December 08, (THEWILL) – A truck has crushed a motor boy to death in an auto crash that occurred opposite Enyo Petrol Station along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway in Ogun State
Three persons also sustained varying degrees of injuries from the accident
The crash involved a Tanker Mack EKY 885 XP orange color and A Scania truck RSH 791 XD green.
Eyewitness account said that the cause of the accident was as a result of over speeding on the part of the Scania truck driver.
The witness explained further that this led to the fall of his motor boy on the road as he rammed the truck into the bush.
Spokesperson of the Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps, TRACE, Babatunde Akinbiyi confirmed the incident to newsmen in Abeokuta on Wednesday.
Akinbiyi said that seven occupants( four males and three females) were involved in the auto crash where three sustained injuries and one died
The TRACE PRO said that the cause of the crash was due to over speeding by the driver of the Scania truck leading to the death of his motor boy
He said that his officials and the police were on ground for rescue operation
Akinbiyi added that the injured victims were taking to Olowora hospital for treatment while the family of the deceased had taking away his corpse for burial