A pregnant woman and six other persons have been reported to be involved in fatal accident where they were crushed to death by a truck at Mechanic village along OGTV/Ajebo road in Abeokuta, Ogun state.
The accident was said to have occurred on the night of November 28 2017 by white Volvo truck that crushed a red Nissan blue bird.
The Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), in Ogun state, Clement Oladele, confirmed the incident, he said the truck with registration number: KJA 731 XP had brake failure and lost control which led to a head-on collision with the blue bird car with registration number: ED 638 EKY, coming from opposite direction.
The pregnant woman, the child and five males lost their lives in the accident and their remains has been deposited at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Abeokuta, mortuary.
Those who survived but are injured are receiving treatment at the same hospital. However, report has it that the driver of the truck who caused the accident fled the scene after the incident.