A Truck around Lotto, inbound Lagos on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway has killed two female hawkers.
Babatunde Akinbiyi, the spokesman, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), confirmed the incident, which happened on Friday, in a statement in Abeokuta.
Akinbiyi revealed that the incident occurred around 3:30 p.m., adding that the driver of the truck, marked SMK 82 XY, lost control, skidded off the road and rammed into two female road-side hawkers, killing them on the spot.
The spokesman stated that three other people were injured in the accident.
“The truck has been taken to Mowe Divisional Police Station, with the driver in their custody,” he said.
He also said that their corpses have been deposited at the Idera morgue in Sagamu while the injured were taken to Famobis hospital, Mowe.