The Federal Road Safety Commission  (FRSC) in Ogun  said six persons died  while four were injured  in an accident on the Lagos-Sagamu expressway on Monday.

The Ogun Sector Commander  of the FRSC, Mr Clement Oladele, told the Nigerian Pilot in Ota, Ogun,  that the accident occurred at about  2. 12 pm.

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Oladele said that a Nissan Quest van  with registration number FKJ 297 AJ  coming from Ikorodu to Ibadan rammed into  a moving Iveco truck due to excessive speed.

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The crash, he said, resulted in the death of the six persons while four sustained injuries.

“ The four injured  persons are receiving  treatment at the Sagamu General Hospital  while the corpses  had been deposited at the morgue, ” he said.

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He  advised  motorists to desist from excessive speed, especially during the rainy season.