Two persons were killed, three others injured in Oyo State.

Written by on February 17, 2022

Two persons were killed early Wednesday morning while three others injured in an accident involving two articulated vehicles which crashed into the Oyo State Resettlement Centre at Akinyele Local Government Area in Ibadan.

A statement by the state Commissioner for Information, Dr Wasiu Olatubosun, said that the accident occurred at 4.37a.m., with the dead buried according to Islamic rites while the injured were evacuated to a nearby government hospital.

The statement quoted the state Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Inclusion, Alhaja Kalifat Olayiwola, as saying officials of government rescued the injured and evacuated them to the hospital.

Olayiwola, condoled with the community over the death of their loved ones and urged drivers to take greater safety precautions before driving, to avert such sad incidents.

Seun Fakorede

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