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Nigeria: Three dead, two injured in Ondo road accident

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At least three people have lost their lives in a car accident in Ondo State.

Moreover, the accident happened in the early hours of Friday, October, 4 along Oyemekun road in Akure city of Ondo.

However, the accident involving a Lexus car and a stationary truck.

The Lexus car, carrying five passengers was at high speed when it lost control.

Thereafter, the car collided with the stationary truck.

Subsequently, three passengers including the driver died instantly while the other two occupants were in critical condition.

The Ondo State Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Rotimi Adeleye confirmed the incident.

Furthermore, Adeleye stated that the command was alerted at about 5 am, thus, officials from the state command responded.

He also confirmed that the command has evacuated the victims and the car.

Meanwhile, investigations revealed that the occupants of the car were drunk.

Adeleye urged motorists and road users to always drive with caution.

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