A-yet-to-be-identified person was killed in a road accident involving the vehicle of a serving Deputy Inspector General of Police along Akure-Ondo Expressway in Bolorunduro, the headquarters of the Ondo East Local Government Area of Ondo State, on Sunday. It was gathered the DIG, whose identity has not been revealed, was however not in the Toyota Land CruiserJeep involved in the accident but some of his aides were present.
A source said a commercial motorcyclist was allegedly hit on the road by the jeep and was said to have died instantly while the jeep swerved off the road.
A source said, “The DIG was in Lagos and he sent his ‘boys’ to go and bring the jeep from Akure but the vehicle had an accident on the way to Lagos.”
The Public Relations Officer of the state police command, Mr Tee-Leo Ikoro, confirmed the incident.