May 2nd, 2017 – 4 Burnt To Death As Danfo Bus Burst Into Flames At Mowe On Lagos Ibadan Expressway In Ogun State
4 people died after an 18-seater commercial bus caught fire yesterday at Mowe axis of Lagos Ibadan expressway.
According to eyewitnesses, the disaster happened when a truck heading to Lagos veered to the other side of the road while trying to avoid hitting another vehicle.
In the process, it ran into a bus belonging to Agofure Motors heading to Ibadan from Lagos.
The bus caught fire after the tragic collision. While 12 passengers were able to escape with minor injuries, the 4 passengers at the back of the bus were not that lucky. They got trapped and were burnt alive.
The driver of the truck reportedly fled from the scene of the fatal crash to escape jungle justice.