Again trailer involved in accident at Takie, Ogbomoso

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Takie Square, Ogbomoso has again witnessed an accident this afternoon as a diesel laden articulated vehicle (tanker) fell on the road by the roundabout spilling its content.
According to an eyewitness, the tanker coming from Ibadan direction was at a high speed when it approached the roundabout causing the driver to lose control, “a hook holding the tank snapped and it fell on the road.”
Luckily however, there was no casualty, it was a lone accident.
In the meantime security operatives as well as fire fighters are on ground to control the situation and prevent fire outbreak.
ogbomosoinsightonline recalls that a fatal crash occured yesterday at Takie involving a trailer and motorcycle leading to the death of the commercial motorcyclist.
The road is a death trap and has claimed many lives due to preponderance of these articulated vehicles on the road, which links the western to the northern part of Nigeria.
Ogbomoso people and other users of the road are earnestly praying that the federal government will walk the talk in respect of the recent approval granted by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) for the completion of the new highway (Ibadan-Oyo-Ogbomoso-Ilorin), which has been under construction for the past twenty years. Aside this road twenty other roads across the country are to be completed or constructed courtesy of the FEC approval.

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