Two undergraduate students of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, Oyo state and a secondary school student were on Tuesday killed in an auto accident along old Ilorin road, Ogbomoso.
According to reports, four other people were said to be in critical condition as a result of injury sustained in the auto crash.
Report revealed that the accident which involved a silver coloured Toyota Camry 2012 model with registration number GGE 850 FL occurred around 8:00 am on Tuesday.
Students of LAUTECH began #BlackTuesdayinLAUTECH as soon as the news of the sad incident went viral which spread like so fast.
A source at the location of incident aid the camry car rammed into the body of an articulated lorry parked by the roadside while hitting a secondary school student who died on the spot.
The driver of the car identified as Timi is alive while another identified as Dr. Sleem died on the spot.
“Timi who drove the car is alive while Seyi and Dr. Sleem died on the spot, others were injured,” the source stated.
When contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP. Oluwagbemiga Fadeyi, confirmed the incident and that three students died on the spot.