A map of Ogun, a state in south-west Nigeria.
Two college students of the identical dad and mom have been crushed to demise in an accident involving a Bajaj bike and a Man diesel truck alongside the Sagamu – Ikorodu highway in Ogun State
The Public Relations Officer of the Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps, Babatunde Akinbiyi, confirmed the incident to journalists on Thursday.
He defined that the incident which concerned a Man diesel truck marked SHR 35 XA and a Bajaj bike marked LSD 638 QB occurred round 7:57 am and was brought on by reckless driving and impatience on the a part of the bike rider.
“There were four students on the motorcycle when incident happened ,three students of Idagba Community High School, Sotubo and Wesley primary school, Ogijo, with one them riding the motorcycle conveying him and the others to school,” he mentioned.
“In an attempt by the motorcyclist to find its way in between two trailers, the motorcycle fell on its side and the rear tyre of one of the trailers ran over them.”
Two of the passengers on the bike, who have been mentioned to be brothers from the identical dad and mom died on the spot.
Akinbiyi defined that the stays of the deceased had been deposited on the morgue of Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu whereas the injured have been taken to the identical hospital for remedy.
While commiserating with the household of the deceased, he nonetheless appealed to business motorcyclists to at all times train endurance, warning and keep away from reckless and harmful using.