Four Reportedly Injured, One In Coma As Car, Motorcycle Collide In Kwara

Written by on June 5, 2023

Five people were reportedly feared dead in a multiple accident that occurred on Sunday in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital. The accident occurred around 5:00 pm on Sunday along the Federal Secretariat before Shoprite, Fate Road.

It was gathered that the crash involved a black Hyundai Sonata saloon and a commercial Bajaj motorcycle. Report further gathered that eight persons, three males and five females were involved in the collision.

While eyewitnesses claimed that three people died on the spot, the Kwara State Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Frederick Ade Ogidan said the cause of the accident was due to over speeding, adding that the victim suffered bruises and fractures.

He added that no casualty was recorded but the rider of the bike, Abdulrasheed, is in coma, noting that the affected car was driven by one Timileyin Samuel.

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