Adebayo Waheed, Ibadan

One person has been reportedly killed while 18 others sustained varying degree of injuries in a road accident that occurred along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway on Wednesday.

The Oyo State Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Sector Commander, Yusuf K. Salami in a statement issued in Ibadan said the accident occurred at about 8.30am and was caused by wrongful overtaking and mechanical deficiency of the vehicle.

Salami said that the accident that occurred at Km 119 Guru Maharaji Bridge involved a mazda E2000 bus with registration number WWD772XA white Colour, Mack Tanker with registration number EPE 88 XT white colour and Toyota Camry Car with registration number LSR 349 SF with red colour.

It was learnt that the victims were taken to the hospital for treatment.