Infant dies in Osun auto crash

An auto crash that occurred at Ikirun/Ila-Odo road, Osun State, on Saturday, has claimed the life of an infant.

The accident was caused by a head-on collision between a Toyota Corolla car with registration LND 509 EJ and a black Corolla with registration ABC 549 FN around 3:52 pm on Saturday.

The spokesperson, Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), Osun State chapter, Agnes Ogungbemi said the accident involved seven persons while one infant died and another sustained injuries.

She said the cause of the accident may have been overspeeding.

“The injured victim along with the dead male infant was taken to Orotunde Hospital Ikirun. Vehicles were towed to Iyaganku police station,” she added.