Couple crushed to death in Sagamu-Abeokuta expressway crash
A road crash involving a Toyota Corolla and a motorcycle has resulted in the death of a couple at Kajola, along the Sagamu-Abeokuta expressway in Ogun State.
The victims who we clad in similar attires were riding on a motorcycle when they were hit by the car.
The unfortunate incident occurred at about 7.30pm on Saturday, and was confirmed and reported on Sunday by the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), Babatunde Akinbiyi.
“The suspected cause was wrongful overtaking on the part of the Corolla car driver who was going towards Sagamu, and who collided with the couple’s motorcycle that was moving towards Abeokuta at the diversion zone of the road,” Akinbiyi was quoted as saying by Daily Trust.
Akinbiyi disclosed that the driver of the car had been taken to a hospital for treatment, while the remains of the deceased were deposited at the Owode General Hospital mortuary in Obafemi Owode Local Government.
He also added that the car and the motorcycle were taken to the Owode Egba police station.