A car accident that occurred in the early hours of Friday left three people dead and two others in critical condition in Ondo state.
The accident involving a Lexus car with five passengers and a stationary truck occurred along Oyemekun road in Akure city of Ondo state.
Speaking to newsmen, the Ondo State’s commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Rotimi Adeleye said they were alerted of the accident at about 5am. Officials from the state command have already evacuated the victims and the car.
Adeleye told Channels Television that the vehicle was on top speed and the occupants were drunk. The driver died on the spot while two injured passengers of the car are in critical condition.