Driver of a truck in the early hours of Thursday lost management and rammed right into a constructing at Ijaye in Abeokuta, killing a nine-year-old boy and injuring 5 occupants of the constructing.
In response to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Spokesperson, Site visitors Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), confirmed the incident to newsmen in Abeokuta.
Akinbiyi, who famous that the incident occurred around 3:46 a.m on Ijaye -Iyana Mortuary axis in Abeokuta, mentioned that the driver of the truck took to his heels instantly after the accident.
He alleged that the accident was brought on by dashing and lack of management by the truck marked LND-754 XV.
He defined that there have been eight occupants within the constructing, comprising of 1 feminine grownup, three female kids, two male kids and two male adults when the incident occurred.
He mentioned “I learnt the truck was coming from the Iyana-Mortuary axis inbound Itoku when it instantly misplaced management as a result of dashing, crossed the culvert and rammed into the outlets and the home behind it.
“The little baby who misplaced his life within the accident was round 9 years old and he has additionally been taken to Ijaiye Basic Hospital mortuary.”
He added that the injured individuals had been taken to the General Hospital, Ijaye, Abeokuta, for treatment.