By Kolawole Olayinka, Abeokuta
As at about 2.11pm on Friday afternoon, members of Ogun State Traffic Compliance Emergency (TRACE), Ogbere Division, declared that 14 passengers escaped death at Ijebu-Itele, along Ijebu Ode-Ore/Benin Expressway as a Toyota Hiase bus lost control as a result of over speeding.
Traffic officer, Ogbere Division, Papa Oscar, in a report said the accident was serious as the Toyota Haice with reg no FKJ 868 XW, involved ran to the bush.
According to the report, 14 passengers were in the bus but no casualty was recorded. Some of the passengers were, however, injured.
The injured ones, which included six passengers- four female and two male- were immediately aken to Ijebu Ode General Hospital for treatment.
Meanwhile, members of TRACE and FRSC have taken over the scene of the accident to ensure the road is free for easy passage.