On Friday June 4, two hawkers were crushed to death by a truck on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway as they walked near Lotto, inbound Lagos.
As confirmed by Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, the Spokesman for Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), the incident occurred around 3:30pm.
The driver of the truck, with license plate SMK 82 XY, lost control, skidded off the road and rammed into two female roadside hawkers, killing them on the spot.
The bodies were taken to Idera morgue in Sagamu, while the remaining three injured individuals were transported to Famobis hospital in Mowe.
The truck and driver have been taken to the Mowe Divisional Police Station.