KWARA STATE COMMAND OF THE FRSC CONFIRMES THE DEATH OF 10 PERSONS IN A LONE CRASH IN THE STATE
Written by miebaka ikiriko on July 22, 2021
Kwara State Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps FRSC confirmed the death of ten persons in a Lone Crash in the State.
The FRSC Sector Commander, Jonathan Owoade, who confirmed the incident to the newsmen in Ilorin on Tuesday said the accident involved a black Commercial Toyota Hiace Bus with Vehicle Registration Number LND 742 XK.
Owoade said the accident which occurred on Oko Olowo/Oluro Road, at Iyemoja on the out shirts of Ilorin, the State Capital was as a result of speed violation.
The Sector Commander said the rescue team of the FRSC had taken the injured persons to Ayo Hospital Okolowo and the General Hospital Ilorin, while the corpses have been deposited at the morgue of the General Hospital.
He warned motorists against violating road safety guidelines, adding that the resultant effect of over speeding was road traffic crashes.
He advised road users especially travelers to take caution and exercise patience while on the road.