Mishap: Mom, kid charred to death on Lagos/Ibadan Expressway


A mom and her kid were on Tuesday charred to death in an only traffic mishap that included a white Mazda bus at Onigari axis of the Lagos/Ibadan Expressway


Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the general public Relations Officer, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) verified the event to the News Company of Nigeria (NAN) in Abeokuta.

Akinbiyi stated the mishap was triggered by tire burst while on movement which led to the automobile falling on its side prior to igniting.

” The only mishap took place around 2: 50 pm and it included a white Mazda bus with registration number EKY 616 XW.

” The rear tire of the automobile burst while on movement, and it fell on its side and ignited.

” We found out the bus was originating from Iwo Roadway Ibadan, heading towards Lagos when the mishap took place at Onigari axis of the Expressway.

“15 individuals were associated with the mishap, 9 were hurt while a female and her kid were burnt to death in the mishap,” he stated.

The TRACE spokesperson discussed that the 2 dead victims were required to Ade-Oyo Health center Morgue, Ibadan, while the hurt were required to Olabisi Onabanjo University Mentor Health Center (OOUTH), Sagamu.