Dangote Truck Involved In Another Ghastly Road Crash In Ogun
So, a Dangote truck has been identified as the cause of another multiple accidents in Ogun State.
However, this is coming barely two days after two trucks belonging to
Dangote Cement Company were set on fire by an angry mob for crushing
two persons to death in the State.
Firstly, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) confirmed that the
accident occurred at about 1830hrs along the Abeokuta-Lagos Expressway,
within the old Tollgate at Otta on New Year Day.
Secondly, the FRSC said the accident was as a result of brake failure
on the part of the Dangote truck.
In addition, a statement by the Sector Commander, Clement Oladele,
said a total of 10 persons were involved, comprising eight male adults
and two female adults.
However HAPPYNAIJA gathered that six persons – four male adults and
two female adults, sustained injuries in the accident involving six vehicles.
“Above all, a total of six vehicles were involved with registration numbers:
(NSR166ZU, Dangote Truck; EKY24XQ, Yellow coloured Volkswagen
bus; KTU534XK, Yellow coloured Volkswagen bus; KJA826XC, Yellow coloured Volkswagen bus; SMK494FD, Toyota Camry car and LSD161XK, yellow coloured Volkswagen bus.
“The suspected cause of the multiple crashes was brake failure
on the part of the truck, which led to the other vehicles crashing
into each other.
“In conclusion, the injured victims were rescued to the General Hospital,
Ota for medical attention.” Oladele said.