A bus driver in Ogun State has been accused of reckless driving after his bus reportedly somersaulted and led to the demise of two feminine nurses.
It was gathered that the motive force was conveying 17 individuals, all feminine nurses to a celebration they have been invited to by their matron at Abeokuta when the incident occurred.
Gistlover understands that two individuals died from the horrible occasion whereas 10 others sustained varied levels of accidents within the accident that occurred on Sunday on the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway.
The accident concerned a white Toyota Hiace marked OG49A07 occurred at Akinale Village in Ewekoro Native Authorities Space of Ogun State, Gistlover stories.
The 2 lifeless victims have been confirmed to be nurses from Ademola Hospital, Ijemo and Basic Hospital, Ijaiye, all in Abeokuta.
The spokesperson for Ogun State Site visitors Compliance and Enforcement Corps, Babatunde Akinbiyi, confirmed the incident.
Akinbiyi in an announcement stated one of many survivors of the street crash accused the motive force of rushing and utilizing a cell phone whereas driving at a pointy bend.
Akinbiyi added that the motive force misplaced management because the bus somersaulted a number of occasions. He stated no fewer than 10 individuals sustained various levels of accidents apart from the 2 girls that misplaced their lives.
He stated, “In response to one of many survivors, the motive force was rushing and was as effectively utilizing his cellphone whereas driving at a bend. He misplaced management and the bus somersaulted a number of occasions.
“The injured victims have been rescued to Hope Hospital, Adigbe, earlier than our arrival. The lifeless our bodies have been deposited on the Ijaye morgue.
“The occupants within the bus have been nurses who have been all heading to a celebration to honour the matron in one of many hospitals in Abeokuta.
“The 2 lifeless victims are additionally nurses in One Ademola Hospital and Basic Hospital, Ijaiye.
“Whereas TRACE Corps commiserates with the household of the victims, motorists are once more enjoined to keep away from over rushing, particularly in the course of the rain, in addition to the usage of cell phone, on account of its distraction and attendant penalties”.
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