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5 Dies, 36 Injured In Ogun Road Accident

Aug 23, 2019 Hit: 36 Written by 
5 Dies, 36 Injured In Ogun Road Accident

The Ogun State Road Traffic Compliance And Enforcement Corps (TRACE) has disclosed that five persons died and 36 others Sustained Injuries In Road Accidents in the State between August 8 and August 20, 2019.

Spokesperson for Trace, Mr. Babatunde Akinbiyi who disclosed this today in Abeokuta, added that 17 road traffic accidents were recorded during the period, involving 23 vehicles and one motorcycle.

Akinbiyi said that 45.73 percent of the accident was caused by speeding, 22.84 percent by dangerous driving, 9.80 percent by bad tyres, 2.45 percent by driving against traffic and 19.18 percent by other causes.

Just as he stressed that the road traffic agency would vigorously reduce road accident, deaths and injuries in the State this Year.

 

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