Groom’s legs crushed, wedding guest dead, in Kwara ghastly accident |Photo

Groom's legs crushed, wedding guest dead, in Kwara ghastly accident |Photo

A wedding guest and the groom has been crushed on Sunday by a truck in an accident on Ibrahim Taiwo Road, Ilorin, Kwara State.

Kemi Filani News gathered that the guest died while groom’s legs were crush.

Eyewitnesses said, the groom was on a motorcycle around 1 pm when an SUV ran them over into the path of the truck which crushed the skull of the passenger, killing him instantly, while the two legs of the rider, who is the groom, were also crushed.

The deceased was said to have come to Ilorin to attend the wedding.

An eyewitness said, “The young man came from Lagos to attend a wedding in Ilorin. The groom, who is a commercial motorcyclist, decided to take him to the park before and the accident occurred on the way.

When contacted, the spokesman for the state police command, Ajayi Okasanmi confirmed the incident.

He said, “The two vehicles are already at our station while the drivers of both the Toyota Jeep and the truck have been arrested. We have commenced investigation into the incident.”