2 children, Adijat and Mutmainat Edunjobi of the same parents were today crushed to death on their way to school by a commercial mini-bus in Ita-Oshin area of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.
The 8-year-old kids said to be twins, were walking on the walk-way when the unfortunate incident happened around 8 o’clock in the morning.
According to eye-witness, the Toyota Picnic with number plate KTU 175 DZ was said to be over-speeding and in the process lost control of the vehicle; leaving the 14 year old victims’ brother seriously injured as well.
The Ogun State Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps, Adegoke Adetunji who confirmed the incident said, it was a lone accident involving the mini-bus driver, Adewale Ojo who drove recklessly while tripping to Sango-Ota.
The FRSC boss advised motorists to always avoid dangerous driving because of other road users.
The remains of the victims have been deposited in a morgue at the Neuro-Pyschiatric Hospital, Aro, Abeokuta, where they were confirmed dead.