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Outrage as Dangote truck kills one, injures three in Ogun.

A mob on Saturday set ablaze a Dangote truck for killing one motorcyclist and injuring three others .

The incident happened around eight am on the antique Ibadan Roundabout road, ago-Iwoye , in the Ijebu - North nearby government region of Ogun kingdom.

The coincidence worried the truck and a motorcycle, said the public relations Officer of the visitors Compliance and Enforcement Corps, Babatunde Akinbiyi .

Akinbiyi stated the truck driver misplaced manipulate of the automobile and ran over the transferring motorcycle , killing the rider and injuring 3 others .

Irked by way of the incident, protesters thronged the street and set ablaze the truck whilst the driver turned into reportedly beaten .

The driving force changed into later rescued from the clutches of the mob through security operatives .

Akinbiyi in a assertion defined that the Dangote truck driver became coming from ago -Iwoye inbound Ijebu - Ode while the incident took place.

He stated , “the motive force , because of overspeeding, could not manipulate the car as it approached Ibadan roundabout and rammed over a Bajaj bike rider who turned into looking to negotiate the roundabout at that point.

“the motive force of the Dangote truck was later apprehended after making tries to run away and turned into crushed to stupor by means of the irritated mob that still set the truck on fire .

“however for the intervention of trace , Police , NSCDC , and the FRSC, the motive force would have been killed and the truck might had been absolutely burnt down .

“ the driver has been arrested and brought to Igbeba Motor site visitors division, Ijebu -Ode , as well as the motor boy.

“The frame of the deceased has been deposited on the mortuary of Femtop sanatorium, Ijebu - Ode , GRA .”

Akinbiyi , who sympathised with the circle of relatives of the deceased, advised drivers of articulated automobiles to be greater responsible when using , including that they avoid rushing particularly when approaching bends , corners or roundabouts .

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