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Car crushes couple to death in Ogun

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Two persons suspected to be husband and wife were on Saturday killed in an accident involving a Toyota Corolla and a Motorcycle around Kajola on Sagamu – Abeokuta expressway. 

Mr Babatunde Akinbiyi,  the Spokesperson,  Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) confirmed the incident to newsmen in Abeokuta on Sunday. 

Akinbiyi explained that the accident occurred at about 7:30pm on Saturday and was caused by wrongful overtaking on the part of the driver of the Toyota corolla car. 

He noted that the couple , who wore same attire were coming from a party and riding on their motorcycle when they were hit by the Toyota corolla car whose registration number could not be ascertained. 

“The suspected causes was wrongful overtaking on the part of the Corolla car driver that was facing Sagamu and collided with  the couple’s bike that was moving  towards Abeokuta at the diversion zone of the road ,” he said. 

He noted that the car and the motorcycle were taken to Owode Egba police station. 

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