Ogun: Amosun’s consultant dies as SSG survives auto crash
London, Feb. 22, 2019 (AltAfrica)-The Secretary to Ogun State Government, Mr Taiwo Adeoluwa, was on Friday involved in an auto crash on Abeokuta – Sagamu Road in which one person died.
The deceased. prince Adeniyi Adesanya was a consultant to Ogun state government.
Alternativeafrica.com was reliably informed that they were returning to Abeokuta from Lagos when the accident occurred at Ita Osu, near Siun on the Sagamu-Abeokuta expressway at about 4.30pm
An official statement from Rotimi Durujaiye, Special Adviser to governor Ibikunle Amosun on Information and Strategy confirming the unfortunate development said the victims were ridding in a black Hilux belonging to the SSG when the front tyre of the vehicle burst which cause the driver to loose control.
“The vehicle skipped of the road and landed in a bush from where good Samaritans rushed to rescue them” the statement added
Adeoluwa, who sustained some injuries, was said to be in coma when taken to the Federal Medical Center, Idi-Aba, Abeokuta. He has since been confirmed stable
Mr Clement Oladele, the Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun, confirmed the incident to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abeokuta.
Oladele, who could not immediately say what caused the accident but said the SSG was at the Federal Medical Centre, Abeokuta, receiving treatment.
“The SSG is responding to medical treatment and he is about being discharged from the hospital.
“I actually spoke with him and he is recuperating well,” Oladele said told NAN