A woman has reportedly die after three of the victims of the Saturday’s crash at the gate of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba, Ondo State who were siblings died. Two of them were final year students of the university.
It was gathered that their mother collapsed and died on hearing the news of their death.
The crash reportedly occurred when a Dangote truck carrying cement lost control owing to brake failure and rammed into business centres and shops near the institution’s gate, leaving many people dead and others injured.
A former students’ union president of the university and final year Law student, Adesomoju Tobi, was among the victims.
The university’s management on Sunday ordered closure of the institution till further notice.
Acting Vice Chancellor Prof. Olugbenga Ige, who visited the scene, commiserated with the victims’ families, describing the incident as a tragedy