A nursing mother has been reportedly crushed to death by a trailer while crossing the road at Siun axis along the Siun-Sagamu-Abeokuta Expressway Today.
The accident according to witnesses was caused by the speeding trailer driver.
The trailer, after crushing the nursing mother of a three-month baby, later hit two other men, before it finally stopped.
The Public Relations Officer, Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps, Babatunde Akinbiyi, said the accident occurred around 9am and the ill-fated vehicle was a Mercedes Actros trailer with number plate PKP 464 XA.
He said, “The information gathered by our operatives at the scene of the accident indicated that the driver of the trailer was speeding.
“After it crushed the woman, the trailer hit two other men who sustained injuries.”
Akinbiyi said the driver ran away immediately after the auto crash, while police had towed the truck to the station.
He said the body of the victim had been handed over to her family because doctors at the Olabisi Olabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, were on strike.