A multiple accidents involving an articulated truck and two commercial cab with another commercial motorcycle popularly known as Okada yesterday occurred in Kemta Idi-Aba Axis of Abeokuta, the Ogun State Capital. (Wednesday 22nd, September 2021)
The accident which occurred around 2:30pm at about the time the School Children were going home as quite a number of school children were in the two taxi .
According to an eye witness who explained how the accident occurred, narrated that an articulated truck with registration number AKM 979 ZY had hit the two taxis with registration number FFF 370 XB and AAB 68 XB at the back, one after the other while one of the cab also hit a commercial motorcyclist t who was ahead of the two cabs.
The eye witness also reported that one among the school Children in the cab sustained a deep cut at the back of his head when the articulated truck hit the taxi while the commercial motorcyclist was also hit by the other cab sustained a mild injury.
Those that were injured were immediately taken to the state hospital at Ijaye in Abeokuta for medical attention.
The articulated truck that caused the accident was said to have suffered a break failure when the accident occurred.
As at the time to compiling this report, a traffic officer from idi-Aba divisional Office of the Nigerian Police and men of Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Agent TRACE, were on ground and had towed all the affected vehicles and the articulated truck to Kemta Idi-Aba Police station, in order to allow for a free flow of traffic on the road.
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