OSUN, Nigeria – One person has reportedly died while five persons sustained injuries in an accident on Monday in Osun.
OgeneAfrican learnt that multiple accidents occurred on the Ilesa-Akure highway last week, claiming five lives and leaving several injured.
It was gathered that the bus with the registration number LSD 549 XX had the accident around 12:20 pm at Iwaraja junction along Ilesa-Akure expressway.
The driver of the bus, Felix Olagbemi, reportedly lost control of the wheels when one of the tyres of his vehicle burst.
A yet-to-be-identified woman died on the spot and the corpse has been deposited at Wesley Hospital morgue, Ilesa.
The FRSC spokesperson, Agnes Ogungbemi confirmed the accident, saying the injured victims and the corpse have been taken to Wesley Hospital in Ilesa.