No fewer than 5 persons have been killed in road accident that occurred at Ota area of Ogun State on Thursday night.
Ogun State Sector Commander of FRSC, Mr Ahmed Umar, confirmed the accident to the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in Ota, said that two other people sustained injuries.
Umar said that the accident, which involved a Toyota Camry Car with registration number APP 583G and a truck which had no plate number, happened at about 11.45 pm due to alleged speeding and dangerous driving on the part of the driver of the car.
The sector commander said that the car lost control and rammed into the stationary truck and this led to the death of five persons, three male and two female.
“The corpses have been deposited at the morgue of Ota General Hospital while the survivors are receiving treatment at Cranft Hospital, Ota”, he said.