*By Kazeem Awojoodu, Ibadan.
No less than three persons have been confirmed dead in a gas truck crash in Ibadan.
9Janewshub.com.ng reports that three persons have been confirmed dead after a truck laden with gas rammed into some vehicles and persons in under the popular Mokola bridge in Ibadan.
9Janewshub.com.ng gathered that the articulated vehicle crushed the persons after its lost control as a result of brake failure.
Confirming the number of casualties, the General manager of Oyo state Road Transport Management Agency, Ayoade Adeoye said three persons out of the four rescued persons have lost their lives.
Adeoye said the persons involved were some motorcyclists, adding that only one of the affected persons survived the incident and has been taken to hospital for intensive care.
Among other things crushed by the articulated vehicle were several motorcycles and two taxis.