A 300 Health and Education student of Tai Solarin University of Education, Kofoworola Kuku, was crushed to death on Wednesday, 16th May, 2018 by a trailer driver on the Ijebu Ode-Ore-Benin expressway.
Thegazellenews.com learnt exclusively that Kofoworola was on a commercial motorcycle from Ijebu Ode to her school at Ijagun when the incident occurred.
Thegazellenews.com was told by eye witness that the trailer driver driving towards Lagos lost control of the vehicle and veered to the other side of the road.
Thegazellenews.com learnt further that Kofoworola in panic, tried to jump off the bike but unfortunately got crushed by the trailer driver. Both driver of the trailer and the bike rider escaped from the scene of the accident.
The incident led to protest by students of the school who blocked the main entrance of the institution and lit bonfire on the road.