Tragedy As Truck Crushes Groom’s Legs A Day After His Wedding ceremony In Kwara; Kills Visitor (Graphic Pictures)
The Accident Scene
A visitor who attended the marriage of his buddy has misplaced his life whereas the groom’s legs have been crushed in a deadly accident which occured in Kwara State on Sunday, October 11.
The incident which occurred alongside Ibrahim Taiwo Highway, in IIorin, the state capital, at about 1 pm concerned a motorbike, a truck and a Toyota Jeep.
It was gathered that the visitor and the groom have been on a motorbike when an SUV hit them from behind into the trail of the truck which crushed the passenger, killing him immediately, whereas the 2 legs of the rider, who’s the groom, have been additionally crushed.
Talking to the PUNCH, an eyewitness mentioned the injured man who acquired married on Saturday, October 10, was transporting the visitor to a motor park at Wahab Folawiyo Highway to board a car to Lagos when the tragedy occurred.
“The younger man got here from Lagos to attend a marriage in Ilorin. The groom, who’s a business motorcyclist, determined to take him to the park earlier than and the accident occurred on the best way.” mentioned the witness.
Spokesman for the state police command, Ajayi Okasanmi, who confirmed the incident mentioned investigation has commenced.
“The 2 autos are already at our station whereas the drivers of each the Toyota Jeep and the truck have been arrested. Now we have commenced investigation into the incident” he acknowledged.