Tragedy: Mini bus ‘Akoto’ crushed man to death in Ado-Ekiti

The burning 'Akoto' after the incident

By Blessing Agboola

Tragedy struck as a mini bus popularly called “Akoto” crushed an unidentified middle aged man to death at ilokun,along Ado-iworoko road, Ado Ekiti.

The person was said to be crossing the road while the mini bus coming from ado axis rammed into him and he died immediately.

Witnesses explained that the deceased who was a building engineer, supervising a building project at the Broadcasting Service of Ekiti State (BSES) was said to have gone to take a lunch and eventually crushed by the reckless driver

It was gathered that the driver of the bus ran into the Bush having discovered that the person is dead.

It was also observed that some irate people set the bus ablaze after they discovered that the driver has ran away.

Sympathisers at the scene who attributed the accident to excessive speeding urged motorists to exercise patient while on road.

Meanwhile, officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps FRSC has taken the corpse to an undisclosed mortuary.


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