Two attendants were affirmed dead on Sunday while 10 others supported wounds in a solitary mishap including a Toyota Hiace transport around Akinale Village on the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway.
Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi, representative, Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) affirmed the occurrence to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abeokuta.
He clarified that the mishap, which happened at 9:20 a.m, was brought about by over the top speed, utilization of a handset by the driver which brought about his failing to keep a grip on the vehicle.
He noticed that 18 individuals were associated with the mishap, which included one male and 17 female medical attendants.
“One of the survivors said the driver of the Toyota Hiace transport, stamped OG 49A 07, who was speeding and also utilizing his cellphone while cruising all over a curve, let completely go and somersaulted a few times.
“The inhabitants in the transport were attendants who were all making a beeline for involved with honor a lady in one of the clinics in Abeokuta,” he said.
Akinbiyi clarified that the harmed were emptied to Hope Hospital, Adigbe, Abeokuta, while the two bodies were stored at the mortuary of the General Hospital, Ijaye, Abeokuta.
The TRACE representative ordered drivers to keep away from inordinate speed, particularly during the blustery season, and furthermore not to utilize cell phone while driving.
He said most mishaps were avoidable if rules and guidelines were followed.