Three die in Ondo road accident


Three persons died in a ghastly car accident in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State.

The Police in Ondo State on Monday confirmed that three persons died in an accident on Okitipupa-Ore road in Okitipupa Local Government Area of the state.

Titilola Lasisi, the Divisional Police Officer in Okitipupa, said that one person also sustained injuries in the accident which occurred on Sunday night.

He said the accident involved two vehicles, which collided near Aye Junction, Okitipupa, at 8 p.m.

Mr. Lasisi explained further that the vehicles were a Golf car, marked EDO AE 844 HER, and an Opel car, marked, OGUN AM 27 JBD.

He explained that the Golf car, which conveyed the three persons, suddenly veered off its lane and collided with the Opel.

He said the driver of the Golf car sustained injuries and was treated at the State Specialist Hospital, Okitipupa, before he was arrested.

He also said that the bodies of the three persons had been deposited at the hospital morgue

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