37 NYSC members involved in Ogun State accident
37 members of the National Youths Service Corps who had just concluded their mandatory orientation camp on Monday were involved in an auto accident along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.
The Youths Corps members were going to Sango Otta, shortly after concluding their three weeks drills and exercise at the Ogun State NYSC Orientation Camp, Sagamu, when the accident around 3:16pm.
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The State Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Clement Oladele, confirmed the incident.
He said out of the 37 corpers, 19 sustained varying degrees of injury, but none of them died.
Giving a breakdown of the number of the injured, he said nine were males and 10 were females.
He further said that out of the 19 corpers four of them were critically injured.
Oladele said the injured victims were treated at the FRSC emergency clinic but the four of them that were critically injured were taken to the Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital in Sagamu.