Family Of Three Die In Road Accident In Ondo

By 10:44 Mon, 09 Nov 2015 Comments

A father and two of his children were killed in an auto crash that occurred in Kinisho village along Ondo/Ore road in Odigbo Local Government area of the State at the weekend

The accident, according to eye witnesses, involved a Toyota Picnic brand bus marked Ondo 458 GBA and a tractor, which was coming from opposite directions.

The witness said the accident occurred at about 3:30pm on Saturday while the victims were workers in one of the sawmills in Ajue town.

He said that similar incident occurred few weeks ago at Igunshin community along the Ondo/Ore highway in Ondo West Local Government where 18 persons died.

An official of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) from Ore Division, who participated in the rescue operation, said though he was not authorized to speak on the crash described the incident as unfortunate.

He explained that its occurrence was coming barely nine days after a sensitization and awareness campaign was held for motorists by the commission in Ore Town on the need for them to drive safely during the remaining period of the year.



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