Just in: Senator Towofomo, Okunomo and two others involved in auto crash

The Senator representing Ondo South Senatorial District, Nicholas Tofowomo on Friday, escaped death by a whisker, following involvement of his vehicle in an auto crash.

Senator Tofowomo, who was in the company of a governorship aspirant of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP in the State, Banji Okunomo and two other members of the party, were involved in the crash on their way from Ibadan, Oyo State.

It was gathered that the accident occurred at Igbara-Oke axis of the Akure-Ilesha Expressway around noon.

According to a statement issued by Zadok Akintoye, the party’s spokesman in Ondo State, the Senator and four others involved in the accident are recovering.

Akintoye appreciated the efforts of the medical team at the Trauma Centre in Ondo and a public ambulance for coming to their rescue.

He said, “our party yet again commend the brilliance of our doctors and medical professionals for their efforts”.