...IBEDC Commiserates With Families
A middle-aged man identified as Kabiru popularly called Oluyole and a female passanger were reportedly electrocuted in Iwo-road area of Ibadan, Oyo state capital on Thursday.
The sector comander of Federal Road Safety Corps, Mrs Uche Chukwurah, confirmed the incident in Ibadan on Saturday.
The deceased man, Mr Oladeji Olatunji, a motorcyclist, was reportedly on a queue negotiating with a woman, identified as Mrs Kemi Adegoke when electricity wire fell down on them and killed the two victims.
Meanwhile, Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) on Saturday commiserated with the families of the deceased persons.
According to IBEDC, the incident happened on Iwo-Adogba road in Ibadan at about 4 pm on Friday.
“We are currently working with families of the deceased at this difficult period to help provide some measure of succour”, said John Ayodele, IBEDC’s Chief Operating Officer.