Again, one dies, five injured in Osun auto crash

By Toba Adedeji, Osogbo

One passenger was reportedly killed while five others sustained injuries in an accident on Monday in Osun State.

The accident is coming barely four days after an accident killed one person and injured five along Ipetu Ijesha road in Ori-Ade Local Government Area when two vehicles were involved in wrong overtaking.

The Nation gathered that the Monday accident which involved a Toyota Hummer bus with registration number LSD 549 XX happened at Iwaraja Junction, Ilesa-Akure expressway around 12: 20 noon.

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It was learnt that one of the tyres of the bus bursted while travelling on the road and the driver identified as Felix Olagbemi lost the control of the vehicle rammed to the nearby bush.

One passenger lost her life in the accident while five others sustained in injury.

The FRSC spokesperson, Agnes Ogungbemi confirmed the accident to our correspondent saying the injured victims and the corpse have been taken to Wesley Hospital in Ilesha.