Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) on Monday confirmed the death of two persons in an accident involving a car and a truck on the Abeokuta-Sagamu Expressway.
TRACE Spokesman, Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abeokuta that the accident occurred at about 5.45 a.m due to poor visibility and alleged reckless driving by the car driver.
Akinbiyi said that the car rammed into the truck at Adedero village on the expressway and killed the two people, believed to be traders.
According to him, N230,620 was recovered from the victims, one had N153,620 and the other, N77,000.
Akinbiyi said that the money had been handed over to their families.
‘The car rammed into the stationary truck at Adedero village on the expressway and killed the two people, believed to be traders.
‘Their corpses have been deposited in the morgue while the money recovered has been given to their family members,’ he said.