Three female adults, two children and one male were confirmed dead; while five others were injured in a multiple auto crash which took place on Sunday around 6.10 pm on the 3rd Mainland bridge inward Iyana Oworo by UNILAG Water front.
The accident which involved 3 vehicles included a Lag bus, Hilux truck belonging to a local vigilante group and a Rover jeep. The injured persons were taken by LASAMBUS to the Trauma Centre.
The dead bodies have been deposited at the Mainland Hospital Mortuary. LASTMA, FRSC, Nigerian Police, RRS were at the scene.
The LASEMA Response Unit recovered the vehicles.
LASEMA General Manager, Mr. Michael Akindele said proper investigation would be carried out on cause the accident by the relevant Government Agencies.
Akindele however advised motorists to stop over speeding and also obey all traffic rules and regulation to avoid incident such as this.