A driver who is said to have been drink has crushed four Islamic worshippers to death on Friday night across Moshood Abiola way in Abeokuta,Ogun State, involving four occupants in the car who sustained various degrees of injuries. It was gathered that the victims were in a relaxation mood at the Mosque, before the incident occurred at about 10:30pm on Friday night. The significance of the crash had forced authorities of the State to take quick actions as regards the situation.
According to the Head of Operations Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), Olaleye Babajide said the occupants of the car together with the driver were heavily drunk .
He also said that overspending by the driver, drugs, were the major causes of the accident. In this vein , the bodies of the deceased have been deposited at the morgue of Federal Medical Center in Abeokuta.