A tanker, loaded with Premium Motor Spirit (PMS or petrol) on Sunday morning exploded around Oju Irin in Lafenwa area of Abeokuta, Ogun state.
Scores of residents escaped death at Totoro area in Abeokuta metropolis on Sunday after a tanker laden with diesel fell at the roundabout spilling its content on the road.
Two persons lost their lives and 13 vehicles were razed yesterday, when a tanker loaded with 33,000 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), exploded on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.
Two nurses were confirmed dead on Sunday while 10 others sustained injuries in a lone accident involving a Toyota Hiace bus around Akinale Village on the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway.
Two persons suspected to be husband and wife were yesterday crushed to death in an accident involving a Toyota Camry car, a Sino truck and a motorcycle around Odogbara, a few metres from NNPC station on the Sagamu-Ogijo road in Ogun State.
5 Aug 2020
Three persons, including a toddler, died yesterday afternoon when a commercial bus conveying them somersaulted many times on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.Seven other passengers, comprising two males and five females, were also injured in the auto crash.
11 May 2020
An unidentified female passer-by was burnt to death yesterday in Ogun State when a truck conveying Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) ran into a road median and burst into flames.
22 Apr 2020
No fewer than seven persons were confirmed dead with several others injured yesterday in separate accidents that occurred in three locations in Lagos State. The deceased, four of whom are members of two families, died on the spots.
16 Aug 2019
One person was confirmed dead while seven others sustained injuries in an accident involving a Mitsubishi Canter bus, a Toyota bus and a Bajaj motorcycle around Ogere Toll Gate on the Lagos – Ibadan expressway.
29 Apr 2019
Five persons have been crushed to death in a multiple accident that occurred at Jattu junction, Auchi along the Benin-Abuja highway, Etsako West local government area. Several other persons also sustained injuries in the accident. Eyewitnesses said a truck carrying cement lost control and rammed into several vehicles held by traffic at the junction. The…
26 Jan 2019
A Toyota Avensis car on Friday lost control, after experiencing a tyre burst, sumarsulted and crushed four students of the Government Technical College and one other person to death in Abeokuta, Ogun. Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Spokesperson, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) in Ogun, confirmed the incident to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in…
16 Aug 2018
An Iveco truck carrying a 40-feet container crushed a commercial motorcycle rider and his passenger to death along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway yesterday.The driver of the truck, marked APP 109 XQ lost control of the wheel while on speed, hit the road median and overturned on the highway.