Truck Drivers Docked For Crushing Woman To Death In Ogun
Two truck drivers have appeared before an Abeokuta Magistrate court Isabo, for allegedly crushing a 27 year old woman, Mrs Kafayat Aderemi, to death, in the Ogun state capital.
The accused, Toheeb Olabode and Elegbede Sunday, who were docked on five count charges, pleaded not guilty.
The prosecutor, Olu-Balogun told the court that the accused committed the crime last Thursday afternoon at the MTD junction , along Omida /Kuto road, Ibara.
According to him, both accused drove a mack tanker truck marked Ogun AYE 037 VW, recklessly, without a valid national drivers license and hit the woman, who died on the spot.
The Magistrate I.O Abudu, granted the accused bail in sum of N200, 000 with one surety in like sum.
The surety, according to the magistrate, must be a member of the family of the accused.
The magistrate had adjoured the case till December 20 for hearing.